KOMPAS.com – The Repsol Honda rider, Marc Marquez, maintained his perfect record by winning the 2019 Australian MotoGP.
Starting the race from second place, Marc Marquez successfully finished as the fastest racer in the 2019 Australian MotoGP race session which was held at the Phillip Island Circuit on Sunday (10/27/2019).
The 2019 MotoGP world champion won the leading position from Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales on the last lap.
The Vinales failed to finish after falling while trying to overtake Marquez back on the last lap. The Spaniard fell at the ninth bend on the last lap.
The victory in the Australian MotoGP podium became the 11th champion for Marquez throughout this season.
This victory also makes steps Marc Marquez broke the record for most points in a MotoGP performance during a season.
With the main podium, he got an additional 25 points to 375.
Marquez is only 8 points adrift of the record of Jorge Lorenzo who managed to gain 383 points in the 2010 season.
The course of the Australian MotoGP race
The start of the Australian MotoGP race was fierce. Valentino Rossi who was in fourth position immediately stole the leading position and led the race.