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Randy de Puniet out of US MotoGP.

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Buzz Beurling - Unregistered

July 24, 2011 6:47 PM

you lot sicken me..atleast wish the lad well and a quick recovery from some really quite nasty and painful injuries..this is motor racing and we are supposed to be bike fans not behave like football hooligan sickos..you ought to be ashamed!

RawDawg

July 24, 2011 6:59 PM

I saw this coming yesterday when it was announced that he cracked his hip and some vertebra and was going to try it out in the warm up.

You have cracked your vertebra for crying out loud - that's nothing to sneeze at. Rest up.

roadrash - Unregistered

July 24, 2011 7:27 PM

Ha. U know we're jokin.

But seriously, the kid may be likable but he's
crashed 5 out of 9 races this year. Only
finished 4 races with positions of 10th, 12th,
13th and 14th. He's only podium'd 2 times since 2006 in GP. Not a good track record (pun
intented ha). Facts are facts.

My guess is theres prob some hungrier more
skilled blood waiting to take his place next year. He might be out of his league in GP. They'll
prob ask him to bow out gracefully. I wish
him well. Race on kid.

bri t

July 24, 2011 7:34 PM

Oh Randy! What we gunna do with you? There is no doubt you are a hard charger and we love you for it but man we hate reading about you getting injured. Just wish you'd crash less.

bri t

July 24, 2011 7:43 PM
Last Edited 1133 days ago

btw "fractures to his vertebra, and pelvic injuries, but had intended to try and ride in the warm-up." Could you ever imagine a top league footballer (soccer player) trying to play on with these injuries? In the UK they only need to bump into each other and they are rolling around on the ground like they've been shot. Motorcycle racers are the hardest men (and women) out there. Amazing.

Oli - Unregistered

July 24, 2011 7:49 PM

A broken back and you pull out the race Randy? This reminds me of the time you had a little leg break and took a whole 3 weeks or something to come back.

Wuss.

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