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What time does the 2020 Portuguese MotoGP™ start in Australia?


The 2020 MotoGP™ season finishes in Portugal this weekend.

The MotoGP™ season finishes with the 2020 Portuguese MotoGP™ at Portimao this weekend.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info, for the 2020 Portuguese GP.

When is the Portuguese GP?

The final race of the 2020 MotoGP™ season takes place on Sunday 22 November.

Practice begins on Friday 20 November with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3, FP4 and qualifying on Saturday 21 November.

What time does the Portuguese GP start?

The 2020 Portuguese GP starts at 2:00pm local time on Sunday 22 November, which is 1:00am Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Monday 23 November.

The AEDT for each session in Portugal are as follows:

  • Practice 1: Friday 9:10pm-10:20pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 1:00am-2:10am AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 8:55pm-9:40pm AEDT
  • Practice 4: Sunday 12:30am-1:00am AEDT
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 1:10am-1:25am AEDT
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 1:35am-1:50am AEDT
  • Warm Up: Sunday 9:00pm-9:20pm AEDT
  • Race: Monday 1:00am AEDT
  • Practice 1: Friday 10:35pm-11:30pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 2:25am-3:20am AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 9:55pm-10:35pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 2:10am-2:25am AEDT
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 2:35am-2:50am AEDT
  • Warm Up: Sunday 8:30pm-8:50pm AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 11:20pm AEDT
  • Practice 1: Friday 8:00pm-8:55pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Friday 11:50pm-12:45am AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 8:00pm-8:40pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 1: Saturday 11:35pm-11:50pm AEDT
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 12:00am-12:15am AEDT
  • Warm Up: Sunday 8:00pm-8:20pm AEDT
  • Race: Sunday 10:00pm AEDT

Where is the Portuguese GP held and how many laps is it?

The race takes place at the Autodromo Internacional do Algarve, Portugal - colloquially known as Portimao.

What TV channel is the Portuguese GP on in Australia?

All live MotoGP™, Moto2™, Moto3™ and MotoE™ television coverage in Australia is on Fox Sports, which is available via Foxtel.

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

For free-to-air viewers, 10 Bold will broadcast the MotoGP™ race live from 12:30am AEDT on Monday 23 November.

To view the full viewing guide on how to watch MotoGP™ events in Australia, click here.