2017 Phillip Island Testing Live

17 February, 2017 - 06:27

20mins remaining and Lorenzo returns to try and improve on 8th...

17 February, 2017 - 06:25

Aleix Espargaro is on a hot lap, new personal bests in Sectors 1, 3 and 4... Improves on his best lap time of the test, but stays 10th for Aprilia.

17 February, 2017 - 06:22

Pedrosa improves to 3rd place. Now just 0.190s behind team-mate Marc Marquez.

17 February, 2017 - 06:21

Marquez, Pedrosa, Dovizioso and Aleix Espargaro return to the track - timesheets far from settled...

17 February, 2017 - 06:18

Ah! The Avintias of Barbera and Baz head out. They are an evenly matched 17th and 18th at present, Barbera on the GP16 and Baz the GP15.

17 February, 2017 - 06:17

30mins to go and the track has suddenly gone quiet, only Pedrosa and Smith not in the pits.

17 February, 2017 - 06:11

Looks like Rins had a fall, just after setting his best time of the test. The Suzuki rookie currently holds 5th.

17 February, 2017 - 06:08

17 February, 2017 - 06:04

Lorenzo keeps the momentum up, improving in every sector to rise another place, to 8th (+0.793s).

17 February, 2017 - 06:03

Jorge Lorenzo improves to 9th place, +0.8s from Vinales.

17 February, 2017 - 05:57

Marquez pits, he didn't quite beat his morning time, the rest of the top six are on track.

17 February, 2017 - 05:54

Now a 1m 28.856s from Marquez, just behind his morning best of 28.844s.

17 February, 2017 - 05:50

The top 6 riders are all on track and conditions clearly suitable for the best laps of the test...

17 February, 2017 - 05:50

Rookie Alex Rins into 5th, 0.553s from Vinales.

17 February, 2017 - 05:49

Cal Crutchlow goes 4th fastest with a 1m 29.101s.

17 February, 2017 - 05:47

Marquez has broken the 1m 29s barrier and just a 'tenth' from his best time of the test...

17 February, 2017 - 05:40

Just over an hour to go and Marquez is setting low 1m 29s, close to his personal best of the day...

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