Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso has won a wet Malaysian MotoGP at Sepang, the Italian's first victory since 2009 also making him the ninth different winner of the season.

Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo completed the podium after Andrea Iannone, Marc Marquez and Cal Crutchlow all fell from the lead group in quick succession.

Rossi has now secured second in the world championship ahead of his team-mate.

The start was delayed by 20-minutes due to a heavy rain storm.

Sepang was resurfaced, and some corners re-profiled, ahead of this year's race.

Hiroshi Aoyama was replacing the injured Dani Pedrosa at Repsol Honda, while Iannone made a comeback from vertebra damage at Misano...

1.Andrea DoviziosoITA Ducati Team (Desmosedici GP)42m 27.333s2.Valentino RossiITA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)42m 30.448s3.Jorge LorenzoESP Movistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)42m 39.257s4.Hector BarberaESP Avintia Racing (Desmosedici GP14.2)42m 47.249s5.Loris BazFRA Avintia Racing (Desmosedici GP14.2)42m 48.686s6.Maverick Vi?alesESP Team Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)42m 50.265s7.Alvaro BautistaESP Factory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)42m 53.162s8.Jack MillerAUS Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)43m 0.079s9.Pol EspargaroESP Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)43m 1.037s10.Danilo PetrucciITA Octo Pramac Yakhnich (Desmosedici GP15)43m 1.613s11.Marc MarquezESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)43m 3.813s12.Eugene LavertyIRL Aspar MotoGP Team (Desmosedici GP14.2)43m 3.971s13.Aleix EspargaroESP Team Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)43m 4.230s14.Bradley SmithGBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)43m 12.942s15.Scott ReddingGBR Octo Pramac Yakhnich (Desmosedici GP15)43m 17.112s16.Hiroshi AoyamaJPN Repsol Honda Team (RC213V)43m 19.998s17.Stefan BradlGER Factory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)43m 20.117s18.Tito RabatESP Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)*43m 22.224s
Andrea IannoneITA Ducati Team (Desmosedici GP)DNF
Cal CrutchlowGBR LCR Honda (RC213V)DNF
Yonny HernandezCOL Aspar MotoGP Team (Desmosedici GP14.2)DNF

Blue Name = No Concessions.
7 engine changes for the season. Engines must be identical throughout season within same team (development freeze). 5 days of private testing.Black Name = Concessions.
9 engine changes. No engine development freeze. Unlimited private testing.* Rookie

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By Peter McLaren

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