To honor Hayden, the sport of MotoGP motorcycle racing has elected to retire Hayden’s No. 69 from competition.
Motorcycle racing has lost a great one. RIP to MotoGP and WorldSBK champ Nicky Hayden.
The death of Moto2 racer Luis Salom last week is a grim reminder that in spite of the safety protocols in place, racing still remains a dangerous sport.