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Duke of Cambridge plays integral part of TT Zero race

POSTED Thu 07-06-2018

The Duke of Cambridge played an integral part in yesterday's record breaking TT Zero. Prince William dropped the starting flag for the one-lap race. It was won by Michael Rutter who became the first rider to clock a 120mph plus lap on his Mugen machine. Speaking afterwards Rutter says: "It was drummed into me all week that the team wanted to break the lap record so it's been a hard week with only one practice lap. "I had a sleepless night last night. "Every time you go out on the course you pick up something new, or try something different and Mugen pulled it all out today. "I wasn't hanging around and it was quite scary in places." Second place went to Daley Mathison with the third podium spot going to Lee Johnston. Johnston...

Dunlop clocks up 18th TT win

POSTED Thu 07-06-2018

Michael Dunlop took his 18th TT win yesterday – with a record breaking win in the Lightweight TT. He smashed both the lap and race records during the race – beating the old race record by over a minute. Second place went to Derek McGee – who secured his first ever TT podium; Michael Rutter took the third place position.

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