Lorenzo, 2010 MotoGP World Champion, set the fastest time at 1st Australian Grand Prix free practice with 1.41.146. Both Ducati's rider, Casey Stoner and Nicky Hayden on 2nd and 3rd with 0.334 and 0.485 seconds behind Jorge Lorenzo. Last race winner Valentino Rossi only at 7th with 1.42.626m while Dani Pedrosa, current runner up championship still had a problem with his shoulder injury. The free practice session was delayed by the race director, following bad weather at Phillip Island circuit.
Good result coming from San Carlo Honda Gresini's rider. Both Marcos placed 4th and 5th. Followed by Andrea Dovizioso on 6th. The Suzuki's rising star, Alvaro Bautista only set 1.46.160 on 14th place.
Full free practice result here