Danny does Good­wood

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Re­tired Mo­toGP star Danny Pedrosa will pull on leathers again for the Barry Sheene Me­mo­rial Tro­phy at the 2019 Good­wood Re­vival on Septem­ber 13-15. With 31 vic­to­ries in Mo­toGP’s pre­mier class, as well as 125cc and 250cc cham­pi­onship wins, Pedrosa will for­sake his usual Honda for a twin cylin­der Paton, which he will share in the two-rider, two-leg event with Span­ish Re­vival regular Joaquin Folch Jr. The diminu­tive Spa­niard is not the only star name in this year’s line up. Cur­rent World Su­per­bike rider Eugene Laverty, for­mer Mo­toGP rider James Ellison, plus Isle of Man TT win­ners Mick Grant, Char­lie Williams and Iain Dif­fus will be in the field. Cur­rent TT lap record holder Peter Hick­man will be aboard a Manx Norton, 2019 Su­per­sport TT win­ner Lee Johnston on an MV Agusta, while TT star Dean Harr­sion will ride a Matchless G50. 23-times TT win­ner John McGuinness will pi­lot an­other Matchless G50, while Michael Dun­lop has a Manx Norton.

Danny Pedrosa. Sport­spics

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