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Marc Marquez took pole at the 2017 Argentina Grand Prix Getty

Honda rider Marc Marquez took pole at the 2017 Argentina Grand Prix and the defending champion will start Sunday's (9 April) race at the Termas de Río Hondo Circuit from the front.

Where to watch live

Live coverage of the final race of the Grand Prix starts at 8pm BST on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport 2 HD. Real-time internet updates are available on MotoGP's official website. Live streaming is available on and mobile users can stream it live via BT Sport's official app.

Qualifying review

The qualifying session of the Grand Prix took place in difficult conditions due to rain. Honda rider Dani Pedrso and Valentino Rossi made it to the Q2 after finishing in the top two spots in Q1.

Marquez clocked the fastest time in the final qualifying session on Saturday and took the top spot by clocking a time of 1:47.512s. The reigning champion had a difficult time at the Qatar Grand Prix, but has managed to bounce back in South America.

The Spaniard will lock horns with Aspar's Karel Abraham and LCR rider Cal Crutchlow from the front for Sunday's race. Marquez's Honda teammate Pedrosa will start the race from the fifth spot.

Qatar MotoGP winner Maverick Vinales finished the qualifying session in sixth, while Rossi was successful in finishing in the top 10 and will start the Argentina Grand Prix from the seventh spot after clocking a time of 1:49.272s.

Top 10 qualifying times from Termas de Río Hondo Circuit:

1. Marc Marquez (Esp) Honda 1:47.512s

2. Karel Abraham (Cze) Aspar 1:48.275s

3. Cal Crutchlow (GBR) LCR 1:48.278s

4. Danilo Petrucci (Ita) Pramac 1:48.908s

5. Dani Pedrosa (Esp) Honda 1:49.008s

6. Maverick Viñales (Esp) Yamaha M1:49.218s

7. Valentino Rossi (Ita) Yamaha 1:49.272s

8. Aleix Espargaro (Esp) Aprilia 1:49.323s

9. Loris Baz (Fra) Reale Avintia 1:49.630s

10. Alvaro Bautista (Esp) Aspar M1:49.724s