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MOTOGP NEWS 

Pedrosa looking unstoppable at Misano

Dani PedrosaDani Pedrosa topped yet another session of this weekend's MotoGP round at Misano by setting the fastest time in Sunday morning's pre-race warm-up.

Honda's Pedrosa and Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo repeated their qualifying form to take the first two slots, with Andrea Dovizioso showing well on the second works Honda in third.

Valentino Rossi was fourth, with Casey Stoner fifth following his crash in qualifying yesterday. Randy de Puniet continued his impressive form after returning from a broken leg in sixth spot.

Ben Spies, Loris Capirossi, Aleix Espargaro and Hector Barbera completed the top 10. Nicky Hayden's struggles continued as he was only 12th, after qualifying 14th yesterday.

Marco Melandri was the only faller in the session, dropping his Gresini Honda towards the end, but he walked away unhurt.

Pos  Rider             Team               Time       Gap
 1.  Dani Pedrosa      Honda              1m34.654s
 2.  Jorge Lorenzo     Yamaha             1m34.803s  + 0.149s
 3.  Andrea Dovizioso  Honda              1m34.886s  + 0.232s
 4.  Valentino Rossi   Yamaha             1m35.220s  + 0.566s
 5.  Casey Stoner      Ducati             1m35.314s  + 0.660s
 6.  Randy de Puniet   LCR Honda          1m35.634s  + 0.980s
 7.  Ben Spies         Tech 3 Yamaha      1m35.701s  + 1.047s
 8.  Loris Capirossi   Suzuki             1m35.716s  + 1.062s
 9.  Aleix Espargaro   Pramac Ducati      1m35.814s  + 1.160s
10.  Hector Barbera    Aspar Ducati       1m35.892s  + 1.238s
11.  Colin Edwards     Tech 3 Yamaha      1m35.895s  + 1.241s
12.  Nicky Hayden      Ducati             1m35.965s  + 1.311s
13.  Alvaro Bautista   Suzuki             1m35.985s  + 1.331s
14.  Marco Simoncelli  Gresini Honda      1m35.987s  + 1.333s
15.  Marco Melandri    Gresini Honda      1m36.074s  + 1.420s
16.  Mika Kallio       Pramac Ducati      1m36.394s  + 1.740s
17.  Hiroshi Aoyama    Interwetten Honda  1m36.715s  + 2.061s
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