MotoGP 2016: Andrea Iannone on pole at Austria

Valentino Rossi and Andrea Dovizioso complete front row at Spielberg

Overdrive August 13, 2016 23:16:09 IST
MotoGP 2016: Andrea Iannone on pole at Austria

Andrea Iannone did a fine job to take pole position during qualifying for tomorrow's MotoGP race at Austria's Spielberg track. It was Maniac Joe's second-ever pole position, a feat that he achieved with a timing of 1min 23.142sec. And while the Ducatis did look dominant , Yamaha's Valentino Rossi managed to split the two, taking second spot on the grid.

Rossi managed to get ahead of Iannone's team-mate Andrea Dovizioso by a mere 0.009s at the end of Q2. In turn Rossi's Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo was also fairly dominant, giving the...

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