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The Italian Francesco "Pecco" Bagnaia (Ducati Desmosedici GP21) defeated by barely a thousandth of a second his rival and current MotoGP world cham


The Italian Francesco “Pecco” Bagnaia (Ducati Desmosedici GP21) defeated by barely a thousandth of a second his rival and current MotoGP world champion, the Frenchman Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha YZR M 1), leader of the day on Friday, in the third round of free practice of the Algarve Grand Prix, held this Saturday at the Portimao circuit.

The intensity of the wind became the protagonist in the third free session on Saturday, in which it took the MotoGP riders more than expected to get close to their best times on Friday and one of the first to do so was the world champion outgoing, the Spanish Joan Mir (Suzuki GSX RR), the first to roll below one minute and forty seconds, with 1: 39.586, who improved his best record on Friday by just under a tenth of a second and allowed him to win a place , from fourth to third.