Malaysian Grand Prix was held in rainy conditions, which did not prevent Lorenzo take holshot and get ahead. Also showed a great start, and Valentino Rossi, having advanced from eleventh to fourth position. But soon, Andrea Dovizioso was able to play in Russia will lose the position because of a failed launch, and took up the pursuit of Casey Stoner.
Yamaha Factory Racing Team performed on soft rubber chosen for the wet track, this same example was followed by all the teams, performing on a Yamaha motorcycle. After six laps Pedrosa began to gradually reduce a very good distance between him and Jorge. Meanwhile, Casey Stoner led a group that runs behind following the Grand Prix of Malaysia, consisting of Dovizioso, Rossi, Stefan Bradley, Nicky Hayden, Alvaro Bautista and Cal Kruchlou. On the twelfth lap there was a severe accident with Ben Spies, after which he was taken to the medical center.
Next Rossi dropped to ninth position, having passed his team-mate Nicky Hayden, who went up to the fifth position. Lap after Dovizioso takes off on the last turn of the circle, it is where Dani was able to get around Pedrossa Jorge. No sooner had the pilots finish the circle, like Colin Edwards also went off the track, but for technical reasons.
Ten laps before the end of the race number of pilots continued to thin out. All the same ill-fated turn of the race flew Cal Kruchlou, followed by Randy de Pyunie, then left the race, Stefan Bradley and Ivan Silva. Valentino Rossi on the contrary started to move forward and beating Bautista overtook Nicky and is located at the fifth position, and a moment later, Lorenzo almost made fall due haysayda cornering. This, probably, was the last straw for the race was stopped, and with deteriorating weather Grand Prix Sepang considered valid. The result: the first place went to Dani Pedrosa, followed by Jorge Lorenzo and Casey Stoner, fourth and fifth place was shared by Ducati duo Nicky Hayden and Valentino Rossi were further Alvaro Bautista, Hector Barbera, Aleiks Espargaro, James Ellison and Karel Abraham.