Marc Marquez has won his eleventh race of the season after beating Jorge Lorenzo in a close battle at the British MotoGP.

Lorenzo led most of the race, with Marquez sticking in his wheel tracks as they pulled away from the field.

Marquez made his first move for the lead with seven laps to go, but was re-passed by Lorenzo after running wide at the same turn with five laps remaining.

Marquez tried again through the Village and Loop corners with three laps to go. Marquez's initially move was rebuffed by Lorenzo, who held on around the outside, but Lorenzo was made to sit up when Marquez dived inside again at the slow Loop turn.

The pair shook hands on the slow down lap.

Almost eight-seconds behind them, Valentino Rossi got the better of Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso after a race long fight for third.

Bradley Smith made a pit stop after earlier fighting for sixth...

1. Marc Marquez ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 40m 51.835s 2. Jorge Lorenzo ESP Movistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1) 40m 52.567s 3. Valentino Rossi ITA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1) 41m 0.354s 4. Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 41m 0.529s 5. Andrea Dovizioso ITA Ducati Team (Desmosedici) 41m 1.073s 6. Pol Espargaro ESP Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)* 41m 16.581s 7. Stefan Bradl GER LCR Honda MotoGP (RC213V) 41m 18.552s 8. Andrea Iannone ITA Pramac Racing (Desmosedici) 41m 18.745s 9. Aleix Espargaro ESP NGM Forward Racing (Forward Yamaha) 41m 25.290s 10. Scott Redding GBR Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RCV1000R)* 41m 30.929s 11. Yonny Hernandez COL Pramac Racing (Desmosedici) 41m 32.090s 12. Cal Crutchlow GBR Ducati Team (Desmosedici) 41m 34.862s 13. Karel Abraham CZE Cardion AB Motoracing (RCV1000R) 41m 44.080s 14. Hiroshi Aoyama JPN Drive M7 Aspar (RCV1000R) 41m 50.816s 15. Alex De Angelis RSM NGM Forward Racing (Forward Yamaha) 41m 50.999s 16. Leon Camier GBR Drive M7 Aspar (RCV1000R) 41m 57.515s 17. Michael Laverty GBR Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART) 42m 2.774s 18. Danilo Petrucci ITA IodaRacing Project (ART) 42m 8.669s 19. Hector Barbera ESP Avintia Racing (Avintia) 42m 8.739s 20. Mike Di Meglio FRA Avintia Racing (Avintia)* 42m 26.774s 21. Broc Parkes AUS Paul Bird Motorsport (PBM-ART)* 42m 30.277s 22. Bradley Smith GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1) +1 lap
Alvaro Bautista ESP Go&Fun Honda Gresini (RC213V) DNF

Blue Name = Factory - Control ECU hardware, unique manufacturer software.
20 litres of race fuel, 5 engine changes for the season. All engines identical throughout the year within the same team (development freeze). Black Name = Factory (with concessions) - Control ECU hardware, unique manufacturer software.
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