2017 Austrian GP – Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso held off MotoGP factors leader Marc Marquez to claim his third victory of the period at the 2017 Austrian GP on Sunday. Italian Dovizioso that began on a soft rear tire took the lead with seven laps to the finish line and maintained a slim advantage over Honda riders Marquez and also Dani Pedrosa, who completed the podium.
2017 Austrian GP: Jorge Lorenzo
Dovizioso’s team companion Jorge Lorenzo ended up fourth in spite of taking an early lead in arid conditions at the Red Bull Ring, while Johann Zarco completed fifth. Yamaha endured a frustrating mid-day with Maverick Vinales as well as Valentino Rossi taking the 7th as well as sixth place, specifically. Alvaro Bautista safeguarded an eighth-placed surface for Aspar Ducati, with Avintia Ducati’s Loris Baz finished nine.
2017 Austrian GP: Vinales and Rossi
KTM wild card Mika Kallio beat in 2015’s winner Andrea Iannone to the 10th place. Marquez leads the championship standings with 174 factors, 16 ahead of second-placed Dovizioso. Vinales slid to 3rd spot with 150 points, followed by Rossi on 141.
World Championship Standing after the 2017 Austrian GP: 1. Marc Marquez (ESP/Honda) 174 3. Andrea Dovizioso (ITA/Ducati) 158 3. Maverick Vinales (ESP/Yamaha) 150 4. Valentino Rossi (ITA/Yamaha) 141 5. Dani Pedrosa (ESP/Honda) 139 6. Johann Zarco (FRA/Yamaha Tech3) 99 7. Jorge Lorenzo (ESP/Ducati) 79 8. Jonas Folger (GER/ Yahama Tech3) 77 9. Cal Crutchlow (GBR/LCR Honda) 76 10. Danilo Petrucci (ITA/Ducati Pramac) 75