Video worth watching: A peek into Barry Sheene’s life as MotoGP World Champion

Barry Sheene’s life as a playboy and champion rider is a spectacle

Overdrive June 05, 2016 10:00:53 IST
Video worth watching: A peek into Barry Sheene’s life as MotoGP World Champion

In motorsport, racers can be split into two parts based on their behaviour on and off the track " the monks and the playboys. The former are known for their calm and composed demeanour while the latter love grabbing the spotlight and have a penchant for theatrics while on the track. One of the most well known players for Team B is Barry Sheene.

Sheene’s racing career spanning 14 years was certainly an eventful one, cheating death twice while going on to win the World Championship the same number of times. He is also the only rider to...

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