Josh Brookes took part in his first race at the Isle of Man TT since 2014 this afternoon as he set off 16th on the factory Norton SG6 V4-RR racer.
In what turned out to be a race of two parts for the Aussie, Brookes slowly fought through into the top ten to secure an impressive 8th place finish just behind team-mate David Johnston.
Pick up a copy of our special edition McGuinness: Ordinary bloke. Extraordinary Racer. This special from MCN, celebrates the career of one of the sport's best-loved road racers. Affectionately known as McPint, John's career has wowed and entertained bike racing fans for more than 20 years. Buy it here.
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