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Valentino Rossi is currently third in the riders championship standings Getty

Marc Marquez will be hoping to get back to winning ways at the 2016 Czech Republic Grand Prix at the Brno circuit after finishing in the fifth place in the Austria MotoGP last week.

Where to watch live

The first practice session of the Czech Republic MotoGP starts at 8:45am BST, with BT Sport 2 and BT Sports 2 HD providing live coverage in the UK.

Live coverage of the second practice session starts at 1:05pm BST. Real-time internet updates are available on MotoGP's official website.

Track Facts

  • Circuit Name: Brno Circuit
  • First MotoGP Race: 1987
  • Circuit Length: 5.4 km
  • Number Of Laps: 22
  • Race Distance: 118.9 km
  • Most Wins: Valentino Rossi (5)
  • 2015 Winner: Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha)

Rider's Championship Review

The MotoGP moves to the Brno circuit in the Czech Republic for the next race, which saw Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo come out on top last year. Despite Lorenzo winning last year, Ducati's Marc Marquez is the favourite to win the race this time around. The Spaniard currently leads the rider standings with 181 points, 43 points ahead of second-placed Jorge Lorenzo.

Seven-time champion Valentino Rossi is third in the standings with 124 points, while Dani Pedrosa of Honda and Maverick Vinales of Team Suzuki round up the top five.