Originally Posted by yooperbikemike
MotoGP super star Valentino Rossi, considered by many as the greatest modern-day motorcycle racer to ever live, is doing a rare sit-down interview with FOX Sports 1 to talk about his legendary career. Currently fourth in points, the 34-year-old Italian is gunning for his eighth-overall MotoGP World Championship - tying him with the great Giacomo Agostini for the all-time mark.
· Tennessee native and MotoGP regular Ben Spies returns to competition at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix. Riding one of the Pramac Racing Ducattis, Spies is currently only one of two U.S. riders competing in the series, as 2006 World Champion Nicky Hayden recently lost his ride at Ducatti. Veteran campaigner Colin Edwards is the other.
The greatest modern-day motorcycle racer to ever live? Wow, that was really poorly written!
And isn't Ben from Texas? Was he born in Tennessee and never told anyone?