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Old 02-19-2013, 10:12 AM   #1381
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Originally Posted by DC2wheels View Post
David,

Looking further into those figures, are the more recent champions younger than back in the 500cc days? Just thinking of the past few years.
A little.

Surtees, Hocking, Ago, Hailwood were early 20s, as were Stoner, Lorenzo, and Rossi. Lawson, Gardner, Doohan, Rainey Schwantz were all late 20s, early 30s.
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