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Sabbatani returns thanks to the kindness of Sanna

Sabbatani returns thanks to the kindness of Sanna

Sabbatani returns thanks to the kindness of Sanna

Max Sabbatani, sacked by his Bossini Sterilgarda Racing team ahead of the Cinzano Rio Grand Prix two weeks ago, returns to action in Motegi this weekend thanks to fellow rider and friend Simone Sanna. The Italian is lending his second bike to his diminutive compatriot so that he can continue racing.

Sabbatani, who has suffered a year of bad luck after his nasty leg break in Mugello, was delighted by the gesture: ´Simone has shown that in this job there is not only fierce competition, but also friendship. I am very happy to be back racing and I hope I do not disappoint those who have shown belief in me. I don´t want to get into any sort of argument with my former team and my only wish now is to do well with Sanna´s machine´.

Sanna added: ´Max is my friend and the worse thing that can happen to a rider is to end up without a bike. For this reason I decided to lend him my second bike so that he can continue to compete´.

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125cc, 2002

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