RR » NW200: Super Seeley comes good in the end

British Superbike rider Alastair Seeley increases tally of North West 200 wins to eight after brace of wins in Superbike and Supersport races

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Win at ALL costs - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 7:09 PM

Disgraceful move by Seeley on Michael Dunlop in the second supersport race and then an equally disgraceful and ignorant response when asked about it afterwards.

Nudging someone into a gravel trap is one thing, nudging them to with a few yards of a solid stone wall is something else.

Lost all respect for the guy asboth a racer and a person today.

cruachan - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 7:19 PM

I agree, bumping bars comes under the category of hard but fair on a short circuit with huge run-offs but is not acceptable on the roads.

Seeley was dour faced and miserable all day, despite 3 wins and 3 podiums. Hector Neill wasn't much better with his graceless response to Michael Rutter's win in the Superstock race.

keep er lit - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 7:39 PM

Connor and Guy were both in the same group as Rutter, and I bet Hector would not have been complaining if they had won in similar circumstances. What happened to Guy anyway. Thought he was passed fit to continue racing.

bannsider - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 8:33 PM

our wee ally is a lunatic. the man had his mind set on beating philip's 5 ive never been as glad to see micheal dunlop winning the first supersport race the lad walked all over seely the wee suzuki had nothing on the honda!! the only way seely was to win was to play dirty sure this is team taz the only team in the north of ireland. hector & co should be ashamed of the way they ride and react to getting beat. well done team wilson craig true sportsmen

alol - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 8:43 PM

Seeley is the most overrated BSB rider probably of all time, is moderately good in the wet, if it's dry he's usually nowhere. Considering his status, he seems quite arrogant as well

fireblade - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 9:03 PM

seeley is a dirty rider!!!! good job he only rides in nw200 or he would kill someone,that type of riding is not for road racing thats because seeley is not a roadracer he only rides nw200 cause it is like a circuit and hes greedy for the money, william dunlop is twice the lad seeley will ever be

Pete - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 9:29 PM

Did any of you guys actually see this incident? as from the crappy BBCNI web feed I couldn't make out a great deal TBH. Did think Seeley's ''I'm not British Supersport Champion for nothing'' comment did make him seem a touch arrogant though, never thought he was like that.

Mathers Cross - Unregistered

May 19, 2012 9:35 PM

You couldnt like seeley with that arrogant attitude. He has no personality what so ever. Like a school kid in a huff when he was beat. The move on Willam Dunlop what a disgrace - very nearly put him in the wall at church. Rutter winning from the second group made my day. TAS team response was a joke.

adam - Unregistered

May 20, 2012 12:28 AM

love the fact that some of u seem to think your so clued up on road racing yet u cant tell the difference between Michael and William Dunlop....two of the sports biggest stars, the latter being the one who Seeley actually had the altercation with. Hard move i agree but better to see a racer fight for a win than settle for second.

BSB Fan - Unregistered

May 20, 2012 12:36 AM

mr alol. Seeley the most over rated rider in bsb? 2 national titles.... 8 NW200 wins. BSB podium man and race winner...yeh that guys well over rated. Your obviously and expert on such matters?

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