"... Rossi will start from the position he has been in more or less throughout practice. The Italian is struggling with the front end, and they have not yet been able to find a solution to his problem
No, that is not from a 2011-2012 report on qualifying just about anywhere. The phrase I replaced above with the ellipsis was: At Austin,
Meanwhile, Dovi is half a second quicker on the Duc.
I suppose it is nothing to worry about. The similarities in the language are merely coincidental.