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News: MotoGP Qatar: Eng's warm-up ends with Bastianini best time - Marquez crashes

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Enea Bastianini führte das Aufwärmtraining in Katar knapp an © Motorsport Images Enea Bastianini led the warm-up training in Qatar just to

Enea Bastianini (Gresini-Ducati) drove in the warm-up for the first race of the MotoGP Season 2022 in Losail / Qatar with 1: 54.519 The scarce best time before Johann Zarco (Pramac-Ducati) and Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia). A total of 20 drivers were within a second ( result ).

in 20-minute warm-up training prevailed with 31 degrees air and 46 degrees asphalt temperature hot conditions. For the race, which is started at 18 o'clock local time under floodlight in cooler circumstances, it could not be read too much.

Nevertheless, all teams used every minute to prepare last preparations for the later showdown. Especially in focus: the tire selection, especially on the rear wheel.

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Marquez with the first fall this weekend

According to Michelin, both the soft and medium tire are racing - depending on the strategy you are pursuing. In the warm-up were very different combinations to see, from soft-soft, via soft medium to hard-soft.

For Marc Marquez, the session began with the first fall for him this weekend. The Honda pilot slipped away in curve 10 over the front wheel, but could restore his motorcycle and continue. Shortly thereafter, Teammollege Pol Espargaro fell into curve 6 in a danger of falling, but remained sitting.

In the classification, after an early leadership of Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha) Bastianini took over the top spot. He will start one row in the race for the first time, while World Champion Quartararo is only on the starting place elf.

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TOP-10 riders separate only half a second

Bastianini's best time from round four stayed until the end. Ducati brand colleague Zarco came up to 96 thousandths. Aleix Espargaro managed the leap into the top 3rd Quartararo fell behind Miguel Oliveira (KTM) in second place.

Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati) led the second half of the top 10, followed by Polesetter Jorge Martin (Pramac-Ducati), Franco Morbidelli (Yamaha) and the two Suzuki pilots Alex Rins and Joan me. The field was again tight: the fastest ten riders were within half a second.

Marquez, which was almost over again after his early crash in curve 3 again, finished warming up the warmth with 0.549 seconds. Pol Esppargaro landed in 16th place behind the LCR pilots Takaaki Nakagami and Alex Marquez, Jack Miller (Ducati) and Maverick Vinales (Aprilia).

also plunge two rookies late in the session

Best Rookie was Raul Fernandez in 17th 17th place. However, the Tech-3-KTM pilot was also one of the fall candidates. He went to the end of the session in curve 4 to the ground, shortly thereafter Rookie colleague Fabio di Giannantonio (Greesini-Ducati) in curve 1.

he ranked in the classification behind Marco Bezzecchi (VR46) in rank 19. Brad Binder (KTM), Luca Marini (VR46), Andrea Dovizioso (RNF-Yamaha), Remy Gardner (Tech-3-KTM) and Darryn Binder (RNF-Yamaha) followed on the other places.

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