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Nicky Hayden - Moto GP and Superbike World Champion


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Racer Nicky Hayden was competing on dirt bikes before his feet touched the ground. Yet despite the risks inherent to motorcycle racing, “The Kentucky Kid” passed away as a result of injuries sustained on May 17, due to a collision with a car while training on a bicycle in Rimini, Italy. The 35-year old Hayden had competed in a Superbike World Championship race at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, in Imola days earlier.


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