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PatrickD

July 21, 2015 12:47 PM

MotoGP » Nicky Hayden visits WSBK


since his WC win, he hasn't beaten a team mate over a season - the first rule, as we often hear. He'd be coming to WSB with alot to prove, as he seems to every year. I think he'd be a great addition to the series and pull some serious attention in the paddock, but I'm not sure the wnis would come forth. And the Honda WSB effort would be better avoided, that's for sure. He's had enough bike excuses in the last few years.

PatrickD

July 09, 2015 1:40 PM

MotoGP » Flashback: Rossi, Marquez at Laguna Seca 2013


The whole issue has an air of personalities verses the rule book. You'd have to think that if it was other riders doing this, the authorities might've curtailed it. when we are looking at previous incidents for guidance, it seems that some of these practices weren't nipped in the bud and that there's an air of 'anything goes'. And by saying that 'this was comparable to that, maybe a bit tougher' ends up with compounding levels of recklessness. Track rules don't apply differently between the first corner and the last. We have to give these guys some leeway in their explanations, as English isn't their first language. But without splitting hairs, the practice of using other riders as a brake into a corner is going to end badly, and soon.


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