Marc Marquez couldn’t get rid of Jack Miller and Danilo Petrucci at the start, even being overtaken by Miller, but the regaining champion took the lead mid way gradually opened a gap. All riders using the Soft/Soft compound except for Takagami, who crashed-out.
Valentino Rossi showed his fighting sprit in the first few laps. He took third spot, but half way lost in the fight with Dovi, Petrucci and Miller. But fifth was a good result for Factory Yamaha as Vinales couldn’t finish the race.
Petrucci dropped because of a mistake and fell to Rossi, but the Italian performed well to allow him to overtake and regain position from Rossi.
Jack Miller’s performance in this race was another ecstatic ride from the Aussie after podium in Jerez, even took the lead from Marc Marquez, but unfortunately
Miller couldn’t keep the pace, and was over taken by the two factory Ducati. The Miller ended up fourth place and the best Independent rider in Parc Ferme.
Dovi’s consistent rhythm, took runner-up position with his team mate Petrucci in third.
A Ducati 2-3-4 and Honda’s 300th premier class win!