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Melandri fastest again in last free practice

Melandri fastest again in last free practice

Melandri fastest again in last free practice

Marco Melandri once again went quickest in the last free practice session ahead of Saturday afternoon's qualifying shoot-out. The Movistar Honda rider clocked the best time in the 90-minute session, lapping 0.820s faster than team-mate Sete Gibernau.

Colin Edwards was the fastest Yamaha rider with the third best time, while his Gauloises Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi was off the pace back down in tenth. The Texas Tornado relegated compatriot Nicky Hayden to fourth by just 0.008s.

Camel Honda's Alex Barros was fifth quickest ahead of Makoto Tamada and Carlos Checa. Toni Elias maintained his top 10 pace, finishing the session in eighth ahead of John Hopkins and Rossi.

Tags:
MotoGP, 2005, GRAND PRIX OF TURKEY, FP3

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