MotoGP Austria: Sam Lowes and Celestino Vietti top FP3

Sam Lowes continues his charge, leading the way in FP3 after leading FP1 and FP2 yesterday. In Moto3 Celestino Vietti takes the honours for the fastest rider

Sam Lowes is after his first win since 2016 and is stopping at nothing to make sure this happens taking P1 yet again just 0.073 ahead of Remy Gardner then Luca Marini.

In fourth place was the two-time winner Enea Bastinaini, the Italian will be looking to do the triple in Austria, he finishes ahead of rapid rookie Aron Canet.

Sixth place was Marco Bezzecchi who is fast this year after adapting to the Kalex chassis ahead of Xavi Vierge.

Somkiat Chantra led Tetsuta Nagashima to ninth with Thomas Luthi rounding off the top 10 which were covered by a staggering 0.311 and the top 24 covered by 1 second.

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Celestino Vietti is a rider with many eyes on him for 2020 after his stellar 2019 performance, he takes P1 in Moto3 FP3 0.476 ahead of Ai Ogura then Raul Fernandez.

A surprise in fourth place was Maximilian Kolfer, the Moto3 rookie riding for the CIP team in his home race this weekend in Austria. Andrea Migno is the fifth-placed rider with Japanese duo of Tatsuki Suzuki then Kaito Toba following suit.

Jaume Masia was next up 0.962 from first place in only eighth place, Darryn Binder ended the session ninth, looking to copy his brothers Brno achievement. 2019 podium finisher Tony Arbolino rounds off the top 10 1.131 from first.

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