Danilo Petrucci of Ducati grabs the podium at Mugello beating Marquez and Andrea Dovizioso  in neck to neck battle.

After Maquez and Dovizioso went ahead of him at the hill on San Donato during the final lap. Petrucci made final attempt to get the lead which he was successful to take the podium by  0.043s.

At the second place it was defending champion Marc Marquez of Repsol Honda and Dovizioso  of Ducati stood third. Alez Rins of Suzuki was held by Dovizioso while Jack Miller had a crash that made him move out of the race.


Top 5 had an entertaining epic battle during the last couple of laps. At first  it was Petrucci, Miller, and Rins fighting for third  position before Petrucci went ahead Dovizioso at Scarperia on Lap 5.

After few seconds he Marquez was challenged and the three Ducatis dominated the Honda at the top positions for Lap 6.

Takaaki Nakagami was fifth  ahead of Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha), Ducati test rider Michele Pirro, Crutchlow, Pol Espargaro (Red Bull KTM Factory), and Fabio Quartararo (Petronas SRT Yamaha).

Rossi stood 18th on the grid before crash.

Mugello Standings

1Danilo PetrucciDucati41’33.794
2Marc MarquezHonda0.043
3Andrea DoviziosoDucati0.338
4Alex RinsSuzuki0.535
5Takaaki NakagamiHonda6.535
6Maverick ViñalesYamaha7.481
7Michele PirroDucati13.288
8Cal CrutchlowHonda13.937
9Pol EspargaroKTM16.533
10Fabio QuartararoYamaha17.994
11Aleix EspargaroAprilia20.523
12Joan MirSuzuki20.544
13Jorge LorenzoHonda20.813
14Karel AbrahamDucati27.298
15Andrea IannoneAprilia28.051
16Miguel OliveiraKTM30.101
17Johann ZarcoKTM41.857
Not Classified
DNFJack MillerDucati8 Laps
DNFFrancesco BagnaiaDucati12 Laps
DNFHafizh SyahrinKTM14 Laps
DNFValentino RossiYamaha16 Laps
DNFFranco MorbidelliYamaha18 Laps
Not Finished 1st Lap
DNFTito RabatDucati0 Lap

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