Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez dominated both Friday practice sessions at the Circuit of the Americas, the young Spaniard came ahead of his fellow Spaniard and team-mate Dani Pedrosa. Setting the third fastest time of the session was LCR Honda rider Stefan Bradl.
Yamaha duo Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi rounded out the top five. Cal Crutchlow was sixth on his Monster Yamaha Tech3 machine. Following on after the Britsh rider was Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden. In ninth was fellow American Ben Spies. Completeing the top ten was GO&FUN Honda Gresini rider Alvaro Bautista. By Laura Turner