Sport in Short: Motorcycling

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The Independent Online
NOBOYUKI WAKAI of Japan died in hospital in Seville last night shortly after his Suzuki crashed into a spectator during practice for today's 250cc Spanish Grand Prix in Jerez.

SPANISH 500c GRAND PRIX (Jerez) Leading final qualifying times: 1 K Schwantz (US) Suzuki 1min 44.459sec; 2 A Barros (Bra) Suzuki 1:44.974; 3 W Rainey (US) Yamaha 1:45.192; 4 L Cadalora (It) Yamaha 1:45.666; 5 D Chandler (US) Cagiva 1:45.676; 6 A Criville (Sp) Honda 1:45.753; 7 M Doohan (Aus) Honda 1:45.805; 8 N Mackenzie (GB) ROC Yamaha 1:46.911; 9 S Itoh (Japan) Honda 1:46.962; 10 J Lopez (Sp) ROC Yamaha 1:47.136.