Then he ran wide at Garage Vert, putting Vinales in first again. Rossi had more! Almost—while pushing hard to recover, he fell at Turn 11, last lap. Vinales made his season total three race wins. Johann Zarco, first-year sensation of the 2017 season, miraculously still upright and on the pace despite his daring choice of soft/soft tires, was just three seconds back. Then came Dani Pedrosa, 7.7 seconds down in 3rd, having started 13th.