Michael van der Mark is to get his MotoGP chance after all. After missing out at Aragon, when he was called up to replace Valentino Rossi, but Rossi raced to a stunning 5th place, Van der Mark has been drafted in to replace Jonas Folger in the Monster Tech 3 Yamaha team. Van der Mark will take Folger's place at the Sepang MotoGP race next weekend.
WorldSBK standings after the penultimate round of the championship at Jerez:
WorldSSP standings after the penultimate round of the championship at Jerez:
World Superbike race two mirrored the Saturday race with a red flag in the first lap and a restarted nineteen lap race.
With Kenan Sofuoglu missing this weekend, the title could be decided this race, with Lucas Mahias needing to end the race 25 points clear of Sofuoglu to lift the trophy.
Results and summary of the MotoGP race in Phillip Island:
Moto2 standings after the Australian Grand Prix:
Results and summary of the Moto2 race in Phillip Island:
Moto3 standings after the Australian round at Phillip Island: