2018 French MotoGP Live

20 May, 2018 - 13:28

18/27: Marquez posts the fastest lap of the race, but Petrucci, Rossi and Miller are all on a near identical pace. The Catalan's lead is up to 1s, but those behind aren't relenting.

20 May, 2018 - 13:27

17/27: Marquez walking on water here in front of the French crowd - he posts his personal best lap the 16th time around and his lead is now approaching 1s.

20 May, 2018 - 13:27

16/27: Rossi's now just 1s off Petrucci. The Italian is on course to catch his countryman soon, with Marquez's lead still not exceeding half a second.

20 May, 2018 - 13:26
20 May, 2018 - 13:25

16/27: Lorenzo is really struggling, with Miller passed and into 4th, and Pedrosa biting at he heels.

20 May, 2018 - 13:24
20 May, 2018 - 13:23

15/27: Fastest lap of the race from Rossi and a PB from Petrucci! Marquez isn't out of the woods just yet, with the Italian just behind. Rossi's mistake at the 1st chicane a few laps back was costly - he has a 1.2s to bridge to get to Petrucci.

20 May, 2018 - 13:20

13/27: Rossi is past Lorenzo at T8! The crowd grandstand across from the media centre is on its feet!

20 May, 2018 - 13:20

12/27: Marquez has 1/2s in hand over Petrucci. Rossi is closing on Lorenzo now. And Miller and Pedrosa aren't far away either.

20 May, 2018 - 13:19
20 May, 2018 - 13:17

10/27: Marquez is under Lorenzo at T6! It was cheeky, the Majorcan was just off line, and Marquez sniped by, forcing Lorenzo to lift. The championship leader leads!

11/27: Now Petrucci is past Lorenzo, going through at T7!

11/27: Redding has crashed out at T7 too!

20 May, 2018 - 13:17
20 May, 2018 - 13:15

8/27: Zarco crashes out of 2nd at T8!

9/27: That's a desperate shame for Zarco - and Yamaha. Rossi had trailed Petrucci toward the leading group and a mistake through the first chicane pushes him 1s back of his countryman.

20 May, 2018 - 13:15
20 May, 2018 - 13:12

7/27: Marquez looks as though he's biding his time. That Dovizioso fall will have served as a warning.

7/27: Marquez is under Zarco at T12!

8/27: But the Frenchman immediately responds, going back under at T3!

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