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Formula 1 pays tribute to MotoGP legend Rossi

Formula 1 drivers past and present have been paying tribute to MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi, who has announced his retirement date. The nine-time world champion, 42, revealed the news ahead of this weekend’s Styrian Grand Prix. Rossi will bring down the curtain on an illustrious 25-year career which yielded 115 race victories at the . He is the only rider to win the 125cc, 250cc, 500cc and MotoGP world championships. Speaking at a press conference in Austria, Rossi said: “I have decided to stop at the end of the season. Unfortunately, this will be my last half-season as a MotoGP rider. “It is a very sad moment because it’s difficult to say and know that next year I will not race...
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