Velarde has got nothing to lose now, this is a point collection exercise and he can go all out
And he's into the track at 198.25kts...
This is a welcome opportunity after disappointment in Porto... but can he do enough to edge past Hall
It's a 53.680 with a late penalty at Gate 11 for incorrect level...
Last run of the day, last run of the Lausitz race... the 2017 World Championship is hanging in the balance now for Sonka
it's Muroya's time to beat today – 50.451
And it's red at the splits... will it be Japan to take the win?!
It's red again and it looks like the title fight will go down to the wire in Indianapolis!
It's a 3rd place for Sonka with 50.964
FINAL 4 RESULT:
Sonka: "I was too much on the safe side."
Muroya: "It was a really tight race and the times were really close in the Round of 8. I knew I had to push a bit more and go faster. This is a big game for our team and it's a big chance in Indy to get the overall Championship."
Sonka holds on to his lead in the overall standings, now on 63 points
Muroya moves up to 2nd after taking the win today and picking up a maximum 15 points – he's now on 59 points overall
Hall moves up two places to 5th overall on 37 points and McLeod drops one to 3rd overall
Chambliss also drops down a place into 4th...