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Graining forced Miller to focus on 'survival' in MotoGP San Marino GP

Jack Miller says severe tyre graining in the MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix made his race one of "survival" after being persuaded to use his less-preferred rear option. The Pramac Ducati rider ran third for the first 13 tours of Sunday's 27-lap Misano race, but from early on knew he was in "difficulty" with his rear tyre. Having preferred to run the hard or medium option, Miller was convinced by his team to go with the soft tyre as it was confident it would last the distance - even after suffering graining with the soft in the morning warm-up. Miller's drop through the field from lap 14 onwards was swift, as he faded to ninth by the chequered flag although a track limits...
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