In second was Monster Tech3 Yamaha Bradley Smith and taking third was Pramac’s Andrea Iannone.
Pol Espargaro took fourth while championship leader Marc Marquez claimed fifth. After re-signing with Yamaha for another two-year’s, Jorge Lorenzo set the sixth fastest time.
GO&FUN Honda Gresini’s Scott Redding took seventh with NGM Forward Racings Aleix Espargaro, Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso and Yonny Hernandez completing the top ten. By Laura Turner