Jerez MotoGP: Alex Debon fastest in first 250GP practice

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Alex Debon was the man on the pace in the opening 250GP practice at Jerez this morning.

The Spaniard followed up fellow countryman Nicolas Terol’s performance in the 125 session at his home MotoGP to go fastest on his Aprilia with a 1:43.739.

Marco Simoncelli was the second fastest rider with a 1:44.209 on his Gilera while Finland’s Mika Kallio recorded a 1:44.229 to go third on his KTM.

Ireland’s Eugene Laverty was 20th on his Blusens Aprilia with a best lap of 1:47.024.


Jerez MotoGP 250 free practice one results:

1 Alex DEBON SPA Lotus Aprilia APRILIA 1'43.739
2 Marco SIMONCELLI ITA Metis Gilera GILERA 1'44.209
3 Mika KALLIO FIN Red Bull KTM 250 KTM 1'44.229
4 Hiroshi AOYAMA JPN Red Bull KTM 250 KTM 1'44.240
5 Alvaro BAUTISTA SPA Mapfre Aspar Team APRILIA 1'44.312
6 Hector BARBERA SPA Team Toth Aprilia APRILIA 1'44.703
7 Julian SIMON SPA Repsol KTM 250cc KTM 1'44.730
8 Fabrizio LAI ITA Campetella Racing GILERA 1'45.016
9 Yuki TAKAHASHI JPN JiR Team Scot 250 HONDA 1'45.017
10 Thomas LUTHI SWI Emmi - Caffe Latte APRILIA 1'45.311
11 Mattia PASINI ITA Polaris World APRILIA 1'45.348
12 Karel ABRAHAM CZE Cardion AB Motoracing APRILIA 1'45.712
13 Lukas PESEK CZE Auto Kelly - CP APRILIA 1'46.028
14 Hector FAUBEL SPA Mapfre Aspar Team APRILIA 1'46.265
15 Roberto LOCATELLI ITA Metis Gilera GILERA 1'46.388
16 Aleix ESPARGARO SPA Lotus Aprilia APRILIA 1'46.399
17 Manuel POGGIALI RSM Campetella Racing GILERA 1'46.481
18 Alex BALDOLINI ITA Matteoni Racing APRILIA 1'46.858
19 Ratthapark WILAIROT THA Thai Honda PTT SAG HONDA 1'46.934
20 Eugene LAVERTY IRL Blusens Aprilia APRILIA 1'47.024
21 Imre TOTH HUN Team Toth Aprilia APRILIA 1'47.650
22 Manuel HERNANDEZ SPA Blusens Aprilia APRILIA 1'48.570
23 Doni Tata PRADITA INA Yamaha Pertamina Indonesia YAMAHA 1'49.348

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