Motorcycling: Marquez takes pole in rainy Argentina

World champion Marc Marquez claimed pole position for the Grand Prix of Argentina on Saturday as the Spaniard dominated in the pouring rain of Termas de Rio Hondo.

The Honda pilot edged Karel Abraham of the Czech Republic in a Ducati, who took a shock second spot on the front row, with Cal Crutchlow, on another Honda, in third spot.