Stoner returns for Ducati in January

Retired double world champion Casey Stoner is expected to do his first Ducati MotoGP laps since 2010 at Sepang on January 30. 

This was confirmed by, adding that Stoner would test for two days using this year's GP15 machine at the Malaysian circuit at his own request.

Andrea Iannone and Andrea Dovizioso will be testing the new Desmosedici during the official Sepang test on February 1-3.

Stoner was recently announced as a brand ambassador and test rider for Ducati having done tests for Honda since retiring from Honda in 2012.