Virtually 4 months after the final MotoGP race, the brand new season will get underway in Qatar on Sunday with the primary of a report 21 rounds.
Having scored pole in final yr’s Doha GP in Qatar, Pramac’s Martin stormed to his fifth career MotoGP pole on Saturday night at Losail – although believes he needs to find a bit more pace earlier than he can take into consideration combating for the win.
He’ll line up forward of fellow satellite tv for pc Ducati rider Enea Bastianini, who secured the primary front-row begin of his profession aboard his Gresini-run 2021-spec Desmosedici.
Finishing the entrance row is six-time world champion Marc Marquez, who believes he can fight for the podium on Sunday but not the win on the radically revised 2022 Honda.
The massive shock of qualifying got here within the type of reigning world champion Fabio Quartararo, who may solely handle 11th on his manufacturing unit Yamaha having been compelled to come back by the Q1 session.
He admitted he was on the restrict of his bike however was “not super angry” at his result as a result of he feels he gave his all.
Fabio Quartararo, Yamaha Manufacturing facility Racing
Photograph by: Akhil Puthiyedath
When is the MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix?
Date: Sunday sixth March 2022
Begin time: three:00pm GMT, 6:00pm native time
How can I watch the Qatar MotoGP?
In the UK, the Qatar MotoGP race day shall be broadcast reside on BT Sport, which has reside broadcasting tv rights for the 2022 MotoGP season. The race shall be proven reside on BT Sport 2, with race protection beginning at 2:30pm GMT, immediately after the Moto2 race.
TV Channel: BT Sport 2
Channel quantity: Sky – 414
Channel quantity: Virgin Media – 528
Begin time: 2:30pm GMT
MotoGP additionally gives its personal reside on-line video streaming service, which is out there to stream within the UK.
Enea Bastianini, Gresini Racing MotoGP
Photograph by: MotoGP
How can I watch the Qatar MotoGP highlights?
ITV4 will present highlights of every MotoGP spherical in 2022, together with highlights of the Moto2 and Moto3 lessons, which shall be broadcast on every Monday night after the race.
TV Channel: ITV4
Channel quantity: Freeview – 25
Channel quantity: Sky – 120 HD, 818 SD
Channel quantity: Virgin Media – 178 HD, 118 SD
Channel quantity: Freesat – 117
Begin time: Monday seventh March – 9:50pm GMT
What is the climate forecast for the race in Qatar?
Dry and heat climate is anticipated for Sunday’s Qatar GP, with situations a pleasing 22 levels Celsius.