Cormac Captures Qatar: Photos From The First Round Of MotoGP

#46 back at 40

The Qatar race turned into one of the closest in history, and a rerun of the Marquez vs Dovizioso battle from last year

On an exceptionally cool evening, Turn 2 turned into carnage...

Because it's the first left hander after a whole bunch of rights...

And once the track temperature dropped below 17°C, the dew started to form on the track, rendering it treacherous

Andrea Iannone's debut on the Aprilia was ... inauspicious

Fast in practice, but Danilo Petrucci couldn't put it together during the race

One of the most exciting prospects for this year, but Pecco Bagnaia was ruled out early when he lost the wings on one side of his Ducati

What's on his mind?

Not sure I'd bother

Bradley Smith had one of the wildcard rides he had negotiated at Qatar. But his bike was very different to the other Aprilias.

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