2018 MotoGP : Round 11/19 Results

Editor@Throttle|Updated: August 13, 2018 9:21

Ducati's Jorge Lorenzo took his third victory of the 2018 MotoGP season at Austria after outduelling Honda rider Marc Marquez at the Red Bull Ring. Starting from pole, Marquez gave up the lead to Andrea Dovizioso at the start and when he fought back at Turn 3. 


LCR Honda's Cal Crutchlow spent the entire race as best of the rest, with Danilo Petrucci completing the top five on the third Ducati GP18. Valentino Rossi completed a solid recovery from 14th on the grid on the lead Yamaha, running eighth after the early stages and then passing Alex Rins (Suzuki) and Avintia Ducati's Tito Rabat to salvage sixth. Dani Pedrosa was right behind Rossi in seventh, while Rins, despite running as high as third on the opening lap, finished eighth.


Race Results 


1Jorge LorenzoDucati
2Marc MarquezHonda
3Andrea DoviziosoDucati
4Cal CrutchlowLCR Honda
5Danilo PetrucciPramac Ducati
6Valentino RossiYamaha
7Dani PedrosaHonda
8Alex RinsSuzuki
9Johann ZarcoTech3 Yamaha
10Alvaro BautistaAspar Ducati


Championship Standing


1Marc MARQUEZ201
2Valentino ROSSI142
3Jorge LORENZO130
4Andrea DOVIZIOSO129
5Maverick VINALES113
6Danilo PETRUCCI105
7Johann ZARCO104
9Andrea IANNONE84
10Alex RINS66


Article Source : Autosport