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Interesting facts before the 125cc race

Interesting facts before the 125cc race

Interesting facts before the 125cc race

· Lukas Pesek is the first Czech rider on record to have qualified on pole position for a Grand Prix race.

· This is the first pole for a Derbi rider since Jorge Lorenzo was on pole at the Qatar GP in 2004.

· Mattia Pasini will be starting from the front row for the seventeenth time in the last eighteen races.

· Hector Faubel will be starting from his highest grid position so far in 2006.

· With fourth on the grid, Fabrizio Lai has equalled his best ever grid position, which he first achieved at the Spanish GP last year.

· For the first time in 2006 Alvaro Bautista has failed to qualify on the front row of the grid.

· Pablo Nieto will be starting from his best grid position since the Qatar GP in 2004.

· Gabor Talmacsi scored his first ever Grand Prix victory last year at Mugello.

· Mika Kallio, whose best result at Mugello is thirteenth in 2003, will be starting from his lowest grid position since he was 20th on the grid at the Valencia GP in 2004.

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MotoGP, 2006, GRAN PREMIO D'ITALIA ALICE, WUP

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