Barcelona : Reigning World Champion Fernando Alonso has taken pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday. Renault's 24-year-old Spanish driver qualified ahead of teammate Giancarlo Fisichella and Ferrari's Michael Schumacher to take the 11th pole position of his career. This is Alonso's second pole in a row, 11th of his career and first in Spain. This leaves the home favourite Alonso in a position to become the first Spaniard to win his home race in a row this season. Alonso also heads the Drivers' Championship with 13 points ahead of second-placed Schumacher.