Bendsneyder start at ninth place in Moto3 race at Le Mans
Motorcycle racer Bo Bendsneyder departs Sunday from the ninth starting position in the Grand Prix of France in the Moto3.
The 18-year-old Bendsneyder did it a lot better than two weeks ago in Spain, when he was only 24th in the qualifying.
The Dutchman took on the circuit of Jerez, his first world cup points by being the eleventh, to finish the race.
The Spaniard Jorge Martin was a Saturday, the fastest on the circuit of Le Mans. The Honda rider held the Italian Nicola Bulega (KTM) behind him.
Klassementsleider Joan Mir of Spain remained Bendsneyder in qualifying but just for: eighth.