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2019 MotoGP Italian Grand Prix Live: As it happened.

2019 MotoGP Italian Grand Prix Live: As it happened.

Last Updated: 02 Jun 2019 - 14:27

Read our 2019 MotoGP Italian Grand Prix live coverage.

Welcome to our 2019 MotoGP Italian Grand Prix commentary.

The 2019 Italian Grand Prix took place on Monday June 3, 2019. Read our MotoGP live commentary to see the coverage as it we reported it live.

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10:38

19/20: 2 laps to go and this is really heating up! 0.7s covering the top 8, and Dalla Porta is now chasing Suzuki with Antonelli and McPhee just behind.  

10:35
10:35

17/20: Those falls have reduced this lead group to 8! Antonelli had pulled out 0.3s through S3 but he loses it all along the front straight. 

10:34

17/20: Now Toba and Sasaki have crashed out at T5! 

10:33

16/20: Fenati has crashed out of 10th place at the final corner with Migno.

10:32

16/20: Antontelli has made steady progress and now sits 4th. Team-mate Suzuki has just nabbed 2nd off Arbolino. Dalla Porta still leads.

10:32
10:30
10:29

14/20: Dalla Porta is so fast through the twisty bits, he has enough of a lead to lead across the line. 

10:27

13/20: The top 17 have all closed up... 2.6s covering them all!

10:25

11/20: Dalla Porta runs wide at T12 after nearly banging into Arbolino. He then recovers to out-brake 5 riders (5!) into the final turn to re-take the lead.

10:24
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10:19

9/20: Dalla Porta's attempted break lasted just over a lap. Arb, McP, Bin, Fog, Suz, Can and Ant have all closed back in.

10:18

8/20: Dalla Porta holds the lead past turn one. Now can he build that lead up again through sectors 2 and 3?

10:15

7/20: Dalla Porta is breaking clear here. 0.6s in hand for the Italian as he comes into the final corner. 

10:12

5/20: Darryn Binder is having an inspired ride. The South African is sitting 2nd, behind Dalla Porta. Antonelli, who started 18th, posts the fastest lap, and is fighting through from 12th.

10:10

Earlier in the race...

10:09
10:08

4/22: Rodrigo crashest out of 4th at T4!

10:08

4/22: 0.8s cover the top 14!

10:06

3/22: McPhee has had a brilliant start to the race, and sits 4th from 18th on the grid.

10:06
10:04

1/22: DaP, Arb, Suz, Rod, Fen, McP, Mig, Mas & Can the early leading group.

10:04

Home star Arbolino holds the advantage on the opening Moto3 lap, but is then swallowed up by the slipstream on the straight.