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Roberts family pays tribute to Simoncelli

Roberts family: We will never forget him...
The Roberts family, which includes triple 500cc world champion Kenny Sr and 2000 500cc world champion Kenny Jr, have released the following statement in the wake of Marco Simoncelli's death during the 2011 Malaysian Grand Prix.

“The entire Roberts family is deeply saddened by the news of Marco. We wish to send our condolences to his family, friends, fans and to the MotoGP world. We will never forget him!”


Tagged as: Marco Simoncelli , Roberts , Kenny

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Paul P - Unregistered

October 26, 2011 9:18 AM

The issue of helmet fit is a misnomer. Factory riders have their helmets made to measure. They are cleaned, washed - including the lining - and serviced several times each weekend. They are summarily replaced every few races, even if they are not externally/apparently damaged. Today the world knows this was an AGV helmet. Do you think they would risk their reputation based on a rider's preferred hairstyle?

HRC - Unregistered

October 25, 2011 1:23 PM

such a innocent lad,, i cant believe it. This should have never happened. god i just cant bear to look at that smile. Poor lad. Please crash i wish you would swap this picture out.. RIP 58 rest peacefully my friend



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