His bike was moved off by his pit team - and proceeded to briefly drag Marquez off by the arm until he unattached himself.

 

Hysteria over Marquez and Quartararo incident is INSANE! - Crash MotoGP Podcast Ep. 64

It was a brief moment of panic for the rider who is only returning for his second race since a major arm surgery, the fourth of his career.

The Repsol Honda rider went sixth fastest in Free Practice at Motegi on Friday.