UPDATED: Quartararo completes a perfect sweep of Friday's MotoGP practice at Silverstone after having his best lap time in FP2 reinstated.

The French rookie plus the likes of fellow Yamaha rider Rossi and LCR Honda's Nakagami had initially lost their best laps for exceeding track limits by the smallest of margins, but those decisions were subsequently overturned.

It means Quartararo moves from 11th to 1st in FP2, Rossi from 17th to 4th.

Marquez, who suffered his first fall in a grand prix session since Le Mans, had initially been classified as fastest before the changes.

All riders except Rabat and Abraham set their best times of the day in the afternoon session.

Lorenzo is making his return from back fractures at Assen, while Mir is still absent after lung damage in the Brno test and is replaced by Suzuki test rider Guintoli.

The track has been resurfaced following last year's rain cancellation, also meaning four different front and rear tyre compounds are available this weekend.

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British MotoGP - Free Practice (2) Results
Pos RiderNatTeamTime/DiffLapMax
1=Fabio QuartararoFRAPetronas Yamaha (YZR-M1)*1'59.225s15/16318k
2=Marc MarquezSPARepsol Honda (RC213V)+0.251s15/16325k
3=Maverick ViñalesSPAMonster Yamaha (YZR-M1)+0.540s16/17321k
4^3Valentino RossiITAMonster Yamaha (YZR-M1)+0.712s16/17319k
5^3Cal CrutchlowGBRLCR Honda (RC213V)+0.768s16/16327k
6=Andrea DoviziosoITAMission Winnow Ducati (GP19)+0.885s16/16327k
7˅2Franco MorbidelliITAPetronas Yamaha (YZR-M1)+0.958s17/18316k
8^8Miguel OliveiraPORRed Bull KTM Tech3 (RC16)*+1.135s15/16320k
9^1Jack MillerAUSPramac Ducati (GP19)+1.167s12/14325k
10˅1Danilo PetrucciITAMission Winnow Ducati (GP19)+1.203s12/14324k
11^7Takaaki NakagamiJPNLCR Honda (RC213V)+1.267s16/16320k
12=Aleix EspargaroSPAFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)+1.272s10/11324k
13^4Pol EspargaroSPARed Bull KTM Factory (RC16)+1.366s15/16323k
14^1Johann ZarcoFRARed Bull KTM Factory (RC16)+1.439s15/16323k
15˅11Alex RinsSPASuzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)+1.441s17/18322k
16˅2Francesco BagnaiaITAPramac Ducati (GP18)*+1.563s15/16324k
17˅4Andrea IannoneITAFactory Aprilia Gresini (RS-GP)+1.682s14/15324k
18^2Sylvain GuintoliFRASuzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR)+3.015s14/16320k
19^2Hafizh SyahrinMALRed Bull KTM Tech3 (RC16)+3.192s16/16318k
20˅9Tito RabatSPAReale Avintia Ducati (GP18)+3.248s13/18323k
21^1Jorge LorenzoSPARepsol Honda (RC213V)+3.682s14/15323k
22˅3Karel AbrahamCZEReale Avintia Ducati (GP18)+3.768s9/14317k

^X Rider is X positions higher than FP1.
= Rider is same position as FP1.
˅X Rider is X positions lower than FP1.
* Rookie.

Fastest FP1 Time:
Fabio Quartararo FRA Yamaha 1m 59.952s

Official Silverstone MotoGP records:
Best lap:
Marc Marquez SPA Honda1m 59.941s (2017)
Fastest race lap:
Marc Marquez SPA Honda2m 1.560s (2017)

By Peter McLaren



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