Update 2: Tito Rabat loses his best lap time. Marc M?rquez, Dani Pedrosa, Tito Rabat, Maverick Vi?ales and Johann Zarco lost the lap in which they failed to slow for waved double yellow flags.

Update 1: Sam Lowes has lap time returned by Race Direction, which wrongly thought he had cut a corner, and moves from 20th to 16th. Doubts remain about Tito Rabat's best lap...

Home stars Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo have topped the timesheets during Friday practice for the Catalunya MotoGP.

Cal Crutchlow was left down the order after a fall in the closing stages, with Alvaro Bautista, Hector Barbera and Loris Baz also tumbling this afternoon.

FP2 was the first fully dry MotoGP session of the weekend, after a damp morning.

The final chicane has been re-designed for this season's race with Ducati, Honda and Aprilia teams taking part in a private test at the track last month.

Sylvain Guintoli is again replacing injured rookie Alex Rins at Suzuki...

1.=Marc MarquezESPRepsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 44.478s[Lap 19/20]342km/h (Top Speed)2.^11Jorge LorenzoESPDucati Team (Desmosedici GP17)1m 44.700s +0.222s[17/19]343km/h3.^2Jonas FolgerGERMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)*1m 44.839s +0.361s[16/18]337km/h4.1Andrea DoviziosoITADucati Team (Desmosedici GP17)1m 44.883s +0.405s[15/16]343km/h5.^5Danilo PetrucciITAOcto Pramac Racing (Desmosedici GP17)1m 44.890s +0.412s[17/18]340km/h6.^5Johann ZarcoFRAMonster Yamaha Tech 3 (YZR-M1)*1m 45.063s +0.585s[16/17]337km/h7.3Dani PedrosaESPRepsol Honda Team (RC213V)1m 45.098s +0.620s[16/18]338km/h8.=Alvaro BautistaESPPull&Bear Aspar Team (Desmosedici GP16)1m 45.116s +0.638s[16/20]344km/h9.^8Valentino RossiITAMovistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)1m 45.118s +0.640s[17/17]337km/h10.^11Hector BarberaESPReale Avintia Racing (Desmosedici GP16)1m 45.311s +0.833s[14/15]341km/h11.2Scott ReddingGBROcto Pramac Racing (Desmosedici GP16)1m 45.375s +0.897s[16/17]341km/h12.^2Andrea IannoneITATeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)1m 45.465s +0.987s[17/18]341km/h13.^7Aleix EspargaroESPFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)1m 45.554s +1.076s[15/15]339km/h14.^9Loris BazFRAReale Avintia Racing (Desmosedici GP15)1m 45.755s +1.277s[14/17]337km/h15.8Sam LowesGBRFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)*1m 45.760s +1.282s[15/16]334km/h16.10Maverick Vi?alesESPMovistar Yamaha MotoGP (YZR-M1)1m 45.810s +1.332s[11/17]337km/h17.5Jack MillerAUSEstrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)1m 45.868s +1.390s[18/18]337km/h18.2Karel AbrahamCZEPull&Bear Aspar Team (Desmosedici GP15)1m 45.932s +1.454s[18/20]339km/h19.17Cal CrutchlowGBRLCR Honda (RC213V)1m 45.967s +1.489s[3/14]336km/h20.^2Tito RabatESPEstrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS (RC213V)1m 46.229s +1.751s[10/17]339km/h21.6Pol EspargaroESPRed Bull KTM Factory Racing (RC16)1m 46.946s +2.468s[11/15]336km/h22.4Sylvain GuintoliFRATeam Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)1m 47.002s +2.524s[3/19]340km/h23.4Bradley SmithGBRRed Bull KTM Factory Racing (RC16)1m 47.892s +3.414s[16/18]334km/h
Key: X Up X places from FP2.= Rider has the same position as FP2. X Down X places from FP2.

Blue Name = Rides for Factory Team.Red Name = Rides for Satellite Team.
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Fastest FP1 time:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 45.875s

Official Catalunya MotoGP records:Best lap: Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 43.589s (2016)Fastest race lap:Maverick Vinales SPA Suzuki 1m 45.971s (2016)

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