What time does the 2020 Qatar Moto2™ start in Australia?

The 2020 MotoGP™ season may be delayed, but the Moto2™ and Moto3™ season begins with the Qatar Grand Prix at Losail International Circuit this weekend.

Australian television audiences can watch every session of MotoGP™, Moto2™, Moto3™ and MotoE™ live in HD and ad-break free on Fox Sports in 2020.

Live streaming is available for compatible devices in HD and on-demand with Kayo Sports.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time, broadcast times and race info, for the 2020 Grand Prix of Qatar.

When is the Qatar MotoGP™?

The 1st race of the 2020 Moto2™ season takes place on Sunday 8 March at Qatar.

Practice begins on Friday 6 March with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3, FP4 and qualifying on Saturday 7 March.

What time does the Qatar GP start?

The 2020 Qatar Moto2™ starts at 7:45pm local time on Sunday 10 March, which is 2:00am Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Monday 9 March.

The AEDT for each session is as follows:


  • Practice 1: Friday 10:20pm-11:00pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 2:00am-2:40am AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 9:50pm-10:30pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 2:00am-2:15am AEDT
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 2:25am-2:40am AEDT
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 9:40pm-22:00pm AEDT
  • Race: Monday 2:00am AEDT


  • Practice 1: Friday 9:25pm-10:05pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 1:05am-1:45am AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 8:55pm-9:35pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 1:05am-1:20am AEDT
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 1:30am-1:45am AEDT
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 9:10pm-9:30pm AEDT
  • Race: Monday 12:20am AEDT
Where is the Qatar GP held and how many laps is it?

The Qatar Grand Prix takes place at Losail International Circuit.

Moto2™ riders will race 20 laps covering a total distance of 107.6 km.

What TV channel is the Qatar GP on in Australia?

Live television coverage in Australia of each MotoGP™, Moto2™, Moto3™ and MotoE™ session is on Fox Sports.

Live streaming is available for compatible devices in HD and on-demand with Kayo Sports.

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