He has 9 grand prix championships, including 7 in the premier class (500cc and MotoGP), has made countless millions (and certainly could retire comfortably despite a run-in with the Italian taxing authorities). He is an old man by MotoGP standards (soon to be 34), and remembers well some very painful get-offs. Can he still “hang it out” like the young ones that feel they are immortal/indestructible? He is, of course, Valentino Rossi.
Our answer will start to take shape this week during testing at Sepang. Can you recall an old warrior who came back to battle in any sport/competition and rose once again to the top while risking life and limb alongside the youngsters? Tell us about it below.
- February 5, 2013
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