Marquez scores latest MotoGP pole at Indianapolis


From the “not surprised face” department, Marc Marquez has the pole position for Sunday’s Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, the latest American round for MotoGP.

It’s his third straight pole position at Indianapolis, with a best time of 1:31.884 on the 16-turn, 2.591-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course. It was his fifth pole of the season and 27th in 46 career MotoGP races.

Marquez leads a Repsol Honda 1-2 ahead of teammate Dani Pedrosa, with Jorge Lorenzo third.

Past MotoGP World Champion, American Nicky Hayden, will roll off from 20th in the 23-bike field.