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Simon Patterson  says:

Dunlop announces shock 2014 sabbatical

Michael Dunlop has shockingly announced that he will take a sabbatical for 2014 after failing to secure a deal that he was happy with. In a statement released online, the seven times TT winner said that “due to various complications attached to each offer” he received, he will sit out the season before making a return in 2015. As Honda team boss...

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MO62

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MO62 says:

Deal to be done..

 There's a deal to be done, guessing Mr Dunlop wants it on his terms & he is the main man currently to be fair pretty much everyone else is just chasing his back wheel, sure something will pop up..

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goat46

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goat46 says:

Get It Sorted

 Cannot believe this has happened,what a loss,Michael is clearly the king in waiting so what gives,have a feeling the fuss may be down to him he is notorious for being opinionated,some say makes Guy Martin look like a walk in the park !!!!!!!

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goat46

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goat46 says:

Wise u

 We love to watch you ride but if you piss everyone off in the paddock there will be no offer of bikes to ride ,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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nottydecidey

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nottydecidey says:

"If MD takes a year out, including the IOM, then whoever win`s it will always be the year Michael Dunlop didn`t race,"

Respectfully disagree, nobody saw 2011 as the year Hutchy didn't race.

Hopefully MD does sort something out and we do get to see him race though.

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willc955

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willc955 says:

de-valued??

No win at the Isle of Man is de-valued.

If the team & bike you won 4 TT's in a week on isn't the right package, which one is?  Can't help but wonder what's really going on here.

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Ricky850

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Ricky850 says:

The Right Package

Didn't he win 3 of the races on MDR bikes? AFAIK the 1st Superbike race was the only race he won on the Honda Legends bike. He could run his own bikes and have a bike just as competitive as the Honda UK bike, after all he done a 131.220mph on a superstock, the outright record is 131.671 

In any case he'll make his own mind up but I hope he's at the TT 2014. 

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bigbull

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bigbull says:

Will He Wont He?

The big question will be asked as we nearer the two main Road Racing Events NW200 and IOM TT. I  am sticking my neck out that MD will be throwing his leg over something at these two great spectacles in 2014.

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