Marc Márquez breaks into tears after finishing the race

Marc Márquez He has not hidden the tremendous effort he has made in the Portuguese Grand Prix, that of his return to the MotoGP World Championship after nine months of the fall that left him without an option already in July 2020.

“We have suffered physically but it has gone much better than expected. Tomorrow (for Sunday) it will be a long race but we will try to adapt as best we can, ”Márquez announced after qualifying.

He shot out, fighting with the best. He had the occasional scare, but he held on until he finished, in seventh position. Back in the Repsol Honda box, he burst into tears, releasing the tension of exhaustion and emotion.

He received the applause of his entire team as he recomposed himself. Márquez has returned and enduring the pull.