But it was the The Doctor, Valentino Rossi, who left the Circuit of the Americas leading the championship standings.
The Crinums fought back in the third quarter and reduced the goal deficit to three goals before the Fireballs pulled away again.
The two Spaniards were joined on the front of the grid by Italian great Valentino Rossi, Vinales’ teammate.
Four-time defending champ Marc Marquez turned the fastest practice lap at the Moto GP of the Americas with Maverick Vinales settling for third.
Jordy Smith won the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, after electric performances in pumping 2-2.5m conditions at the iconic venue in Victoria.
F1 drivers rally to the support of teenage racing driver who had both legs amputated after horrific crash.
At Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, McLaren’s Fernando Alonso complained he had never raced with so little power, while teammate ...
Valtteri Bottas admits that Mercedes were right to ask him to move aside and allow teammate Lewis Hamilton past during Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.