Hector Barbera is returning from injury for Aspar Ducati, while newly-injured 2010 world champion Jorge Lorenzo is being replaced by Yamaha test rider Katsuyuki Nakasuga.

John Hopkins has withdrawn from his third appearance of the season for Rizla Suzuki after complications with his healing right hand.

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1.Dani PedrosaESP Repsol Honda2m 1.462s
2.Casey StonerAUS Repsol Honda2m 1.491s
3.Andrea DoviziosoITA Repsol Honda2m 1.666s
4.Colin EdwardsUSA Monster Yamaha Tech 32m 2.010s
5.Marco SimoncelliITA San Carlo Honda Gresini2m 2.105s
6.Nicky HaydenUSA Ducati Marlboro2m 2.172s
7.Hiroshi AoyamaJPN San Carlo Honda Gresini2m 2.254s
8.Alvaro BautistaESP Rizla Suzuki2m 2.332s
9.Valentino RossiITA Ducati Marlboro2m 2.395s
10.Cal CrutchlowGBR Monster Yamaha Tech 32m 2.756s
11.Randy de PunietFRA Pramac Racing2m 2.939s
12.Loris CapirossiITA Pramac Racing2m 3.077s
13.Karel AbrahamCZE Cardion AB Motoracing2m 3.438s
14.Hector BarberaESP Mapfre Aspar2m 3.619s
15.Toni EliasESP LCR Honda2m 3.646s
16.Ben SpiesUSA Yamaha Factory Racing2m 3.678s
17.Katsuyuki NakasugaJPN Yamaha Factory Racing2m 4.072s

Fastest practice time: Dani Pedrosa AUS Repsol Honda 2m 1.250s (FP2)

2010 Malaysian Grand Prix (October 17):Pole position: Jorge Lorenzo ESP Fiat Yamaha 2m 1.537sFastest race lap:Valentino Rossi ITA Fiat Yamaha 2m 2.117s

2011 Sepang MotoGP Tests (February):Casey Stoner AUS Repsol Honda 1m 59.665s