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Melandri and Hayden: The race for second place

Melandri and Hayden: The race for second place

Melandri and Hayden: The race for second place

Although Valentino Rossi had sealed the World Championship with four races to go, the race for the runner-up spot was still wide open. With Italian Marco Melandri and American Nicky Hayden the top two contenders for the silver, the final races of the season promised a dramatic climax and delivered in style.

On this weeks look back to 2005, the MotoGP Channel gives you the chance to witness highlights from the dramatic final shootout in Valencia, as both riders looked to establish themselves as the number two rider on the grid.

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MotoGP, 2006

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