Jorge Lorenzo wins amazing duel at the Austrian MotoGP

Published: 13 August 2018 Image credit: Getty Images

Winner Jorge Lorenzo celebrates with the trophy next to third placed Andrea Dovizioso on the podium of the Austrian MotoGP Grand Prix

Ducati rider Jorge Lorenzo takes the podium win

Jorge Lorenzo won a thrilling Austrian MotoGP, overtaking Marc Marquez on the final lap and holding on for victory.

Marquez started in pole position and looked comfortable for most of the race, but Ducati rider Lorenzo kept up the pace and the pair 
traded first place over the final laps.

With 3 laps to go an unforced error under braking let Lorenzo take the lead and the pair dueled until the end.

Lorenzo made the decisive move on the home straight leading into the final lap and managed to hold off Marquez's Honda to claim the win.

Andrea Dovizioso trailed Lorenzo and Marquez throughout, to finish on the podium in 3rd.

Great Britian MotoGP broadcast LIVE on ONE and streamed LIVE on tenplay.com.au from 9.30pm AEDT, Sunday 26th August 2018