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Eric Brigliadori nets Monza pole position

Championship leader Eric Brigliadori claimed pole position in the TCR Italy qualifying session at Monza for BF Motorsport.

The Audi RS 3 LMS driver claimed pole with a margin of 0.261 to MM Motorsport driver Jacopo Guidetti.

And MM Motorsport occupied positions two to four with Alessandro Giardelli third and Jonathan Giacon fourth, seven and eight tenths adrift respectively.

Ronnie Valori claimed position five ahead of Cupra driver Salvatore Tavano who is placed second overall.

Tavano’s Girasole team-mate Simone Pellegrinelli was seventh fastest ahead of Target Competition driver Marco Pellegrini, placed third overall, who will start from the Race 2 reversed grid pole position.

Hyundai drivers Igor Stefanovski and Felici Jelmini rounded off the top ten, 1.7 and 1.9 seconds behind respectively.

The first race of the weekend starts at 12:55 CET tomorrow.