You are about to report the comment below to the Crash.Net moderators as being abusive. An abusive comment may contain profanity, personal attacks or commercial SPAM.
Please do not report this comment as being abusive if you simply disagree with the comment posted. If this is the case then you can click on the "disagree" icon () in the upper right of the comment's post to show your dissatisfaction.
Crash.Net moderators will view all reported comments and will act as they deem necessary. This may be editing the comment or total deletion.
I have attended thousands of motorcycle racing events over 40 years around the globe and I have never seen a rider spat upon or booed on the podium until they did it to Stoner. It marked a shift in the sport. It used to be that 90% of the crowd were enthusiasts and the other 10% were curious first timers. Now, at some circuits, it has changed so the majority are no different than football hooligans. This mentality is shown by several in this forum who express opinions that are insulting to the riders and diminish their accomplishments. If some of the loud mouths in this forum were amongst real fans at a GP and insulted any rider, be it Stoner or whomever, the way they do behind their keyboards, they would find themselves in trouble. It is okay to have favorites but to constantly besmirch other riders is not what this sport is about and sadly, like Stoner, I am starting to lose my enthusiasm for a lifelong interest.