Pedrosa on pole again

Updated: September 15, 2012

Dani Pedrosa claimed his fourth pole position of this season, beating title rival Jorge Lorenzo by 0.018s at Misano.

Pedrosa is also gunning for his third consecutive win of the season, and with only 13 points separating himself and compatriot Jorge Lorenzo, the 2010 world champion, it could prove to be a crucial one.

1 Dani PEDROSA SPA Repsol Honda Team 1’33.857
2 Jorge LORENZO SPA Yamaha Factory Racing 1’33.875 +0.018s
3 Cal CRUTCHLOW GBR Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1’34.001 +0.144s
4 Stefan BRADL GER LCR Honda MotoGP 1’34.221 +0.364s
5 Alvaro BAUTISTA SPA San Carlo Honda Gresini 1’34.299 +0.442s
6 Valentino ROSSI ITA Ducati Team 1’34.619 +0.762s
7 Andrea DOVIZIOSO ITA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 1’34.916 +1.059s
8 Ben SPIES USA Yamaha Factory Racing 1’34.988 +1.131s
9 Jonathan REA GBR Repsol Honda Team 1’35.358 +1.501s
10 Nicky HAYDEN USA Ducati Team 1’35.401 +1.544s