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2019 MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix Live: As it happened.

2019 MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix Live: As it happened.

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2019 - 13:55

Read our 2019 MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix live coverage from Red Bull Ring.

Welcome to our 2019 MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix commentary.

The 2019 Austrian Grand Prix took place at Red Bull Ring on Monday August 12, 2019. Read our MotoGP live commentary to see the coverage as it we reported it live.

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Moto2 FP3 - Results: Pasini, Marquez, Bastianini, Vierge, Luthi, Binder, Schrotter, Martin, Fernandez, Nagashima, Baldassarri, Gardner.

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MotoGP FP3 - Results: Marquez, Vinales, Dovizioso, Petrucci, Quartararo, Rossi, Miller, Nakagami, Rins, Pol Espargaro... CLICK HERE for the full results

09:42

Nakagami improves to 7th, but team-mate Crutchlow will be heading for Qualifying 1.

09:40

Rossi is into 5th, that should be more than enough to ensure he goes directly to Qualifying 2. But Crutchlow is back down to 11th.

1min to go.

09:38

Now factory Ducati's Dovizioso takes third, on soft rubber.

09:38

Miller climbs to third and top Ducati. 2mins to go.

09:37

Marquez 1st - Pol Espargaro 5th - Rossi 11th, Crutchlow 12th...

09:35

6mins to go: Vinales, Marquez, Quartararo, Miller, Dovizioso, Rins, Nakagami, Morbidelli, Petrucci, Rossi.

09:33

Morbidelli moves into eighth, pushing Miguel Oliveira to eleventh. Rossi is now in tenth.

09:33

Petrucci, Pol Espargaro and Morbidelli are the riders currently on the wrong side of the top ten.

09:32

Quartararo is visibly angry after running on at turn one and ruining a lap.

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09:30

Rins uses a soft front and medium rear to break into the top ten, in sixth, while Marquez leaves the pits with new rubber...

09:29

Flying lap specialist Quartararo jumps from sixth to third on a new soft rear, but it's factory Yamaha rider Vinales who goes top, with new medium tyres.

09:27

We're approaching the final ten minutes and the first laps with new tyres are underway...

09:22

Marquez, running the new chassis with carbon fibre reinforcement, is challenging his own best lap time, using medium tyres front and rear.

09:17

Jack Miller, who is riding with a point to prove after the recent Lorenzo rumours, has the latest Ducati fairing used by the factory team last weekend at Brno,

09:16

Approaching the halfway stage of MotoGP FP3 and the combined top ten is: Marquez, Vinales, Dovizioso, Nakagami, Quartararo, Rossi, Miller, Oliveira, Petrucci, Crutchlow.

09:09

Rossi continues his encouraging run and is up to sixth.

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