Moto3 title leader Brad Binder put his Brno DNF - his only non-score of the season so far - behind him in style by returning to the top step of the podium at Silverstone.

The Red Bull KTM Ajo rider beat Mahindra's Francesco Bagnaia by just 0.183s ona day when rookie team-mate Bo Bendsneyder celebrated his first grand prix podium.

Earlier, Jorge Navarro had sliced through the field from 18th on the grid to lead, with Mahindra Mahindra wild-card Stefano Manzi joining the lead group from just 34th in the wet qualifying.

The last few laps saw the chaos truly break free in a classic Moto3 battle, before a move from Manzi took Navarro out, with Andrea Migno unable to avoid the crashing Spaniard.

The last lap began with Binder leading Bendsneyder ahead of polesitter Bagnaia, before the Italian squeezed past the young Dutchman.

With the lack of points score after Navarro's fall, Binder increased his championship lead to 86 over Navarro.

After the top three broke away, Manzi shook off compatriot Nicolo Bulega for fourth, despite the incident with Navarro. Fabio Di Giannantonio put in another impressive rookie ride to sixth, heading more experienced compatriots Niccolo Antonelli and Enea Bastianini.

Aron Canet was the lead Spaniard in Pnith ahead of fellow rookie and 2015 FIM CEV Repsol Moto3 rival Joan Mir. Mir was subsequently demoted a position for exceeding track limits, promoting Jorge Martin into the top ten. Later, Antonelli was then disqualified for a technical infringement and those behind moved one place up the order.


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