Francesco Bagnaia (Ansa)


18 September 2021Francesco Bagnaia on Ducati conquered the MotoGP pole position in the San Marino Grand Prix, scheduled for tomorrow at the Misano circuit.

The Turin rider set a time of 1'31''065, ahead of Jack Miller, also on Ducati, at 0''0249.

Third was the world leader, Fabio Quartararo on Yamaha, at 0 '' 0302.

Following the Ducati-Pramac of Jorge Martin and Johann Zarco.

Concentrated and, above all, very fast. Francesco Bagnaia is ready to replicate the good things shown in qualifying, even in the San Marino GP. "I'm happy, it's nice to start on pole", said Pecco Bagnaia at the end of qualifying. "My team does things perfectly," he said. "Everything is working perfectly. I am very happy, we have been working very well for 4 weekends. This is the home track, it is special for us. And it is nice that there was more contact in the closed park. It is a very beautiful day".

Bagnaia again: "In view of the Championship it would have been better to have more bikes between me and Quartararo". Precisely with the French rider "I'd like to fight, it's always nice to do it with the

World leader. I am ready for all conditions, both for a dry and wet race, but I would prefer it to be dry. "In the race, concludes Bagnaia," if I start well I would immediately impose the pace ".