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Old 08-10-2017, 01:51 PM
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RIP Angel Nieto...

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Old 08-10-2017, 01:58 PM
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Re: RIP Angel Nieto...

A great life cut far too short.
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Old 08-10-2017, 02:29 PM
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Re: RIP Angel Nieto...

Shit, sorry to hear this news. Great rider!
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Re: RIP Angel Nieto...

Yes another tragic story this year, Nieto, having won 13 titles, but being superstitious always said "12+1". Rough year for racers, what with Nikki Hayden's death, and Max Biaggi getting broken up, but not killed, in a "training accident". That's enough for one year.
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Re: RIP Angel Nieto...

I have spent allot of time in Spain and he is very well loved in his country. RIP
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