3 Jul 2010

Lorenzo quickest in practice in Spain

6:49 am on 3 July 2010

The World championship leader Jorge Lorenzo posted the fasted time in the first MotoGP practice for the Catalan Grand Prix.

The Yamaha rider clocked a fastest lap of 1 minute, 43.259 seconds at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Australian Casey Stoner, riding a Ducati, was second and Dani Pedrosa third on a Honda.

Spain's Lorenzo leads the standings with 140 points going into the fifth race of the season. His compatriot Pedrosa is second on 93, with Andrea Dovizioso third on 89.