2018 Misano MotoGP Live

9 September, 2018 - 13:03
2/27: Marquez puts a real tough move on Miller to go 3rd at T14. The Australian may be spewing after that one.
9 September, 2018 - 13:03
2/27: Lorenzo's lead stands at 0.5s. This is better from Viñales, holding 5th and behind Marquez.
9 September, 2018 - 13:02
9 September, 2018 - 13:02
1/27: Dovizioso goes 2nd, under Miller at T14.
9 September, 2018 - 13:02
1/27: Lorenzo leads into T1 with Miller following. Dovizioso passes Marquez for 3rd at T8. The come Viñales, Crutchlow, Rins and Rossi.
9 September, 2018 - 13:00
9 September, 2018 - 12:59
Petrucci has stalled it on the grid, but he's able to get his Ducati GP18 up and running before incurring a penalty.
9 September, 2018 - 12:59
MotoGP grid: Lorenzo, Miller, Viñales - Dovizioso, Marquez, Crutchlow - Rossi, Petrucci, Zarco - Rins, Pedrosa, Morbidelli
9 September, 2018 - 12:58

Looks like Vinales is also going for a soft rear.

9 September, 2018 - 12:56

The grid is being cleared, we are now just minutes away from the warm-up lap...

9 September, 2018 - 12:55

Suzuki's Davide Brivio tells Crafar they are taking a risk on the soft tyre.

9 September, 2018 - 12:53

Ducati's Paolo Ciabatti tells Simon Crafar that Lorenzo and Dovizioso will be on medium tyres, due to the heat. Cagey about whether Lorenzo will try to break away from pole or save his tyres in the early laps.

9 September, 2018 - 12:51
9 September, 2018 - 12:51

Front row: Lorenzo, Miller, Vinales

Row 2: Dovizioso, Marquez, Crutchlow

Row 3: Rossi, Petrucci, Zarco

9 September, 2018 - 12:48

The riders are now on the grid. And it's a very packed grid here at Misano, full of people. It also looks like a sell-out crowd packing the grassbanks and grandstands, many of them in yellow to support local star Valentino Rossi.

9 September, 2018 - 12:35
9 September, 2018 - 12:34
9 September, 2018 - 12:33
9 September, 2018 - 12:33

30-minutes until the MotoGP race start...

9 September, 2018 - 12:30

The Sepang Team confirms that Ayumu Sasaki suffered a broken left wrist in today's Moto3 pile-up.