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June 9, 2017 / 12:28 PM / 4 months ago

Former Superbike champion Biaggi injured during practice-media

ROME, June 9 (Reuters) - Former Superbike World Champion Max Biaggi was badly injured on Friday during practice for a Supermoto race this weekend at the Sagittario circuit near Rome, Italian media reported.

Biaggi, Superbike champion in 2010 and 2012, was flown to a Rome hospital by helicopter after losing control of his bike during a test run. Italy’s AGI news agency said his life did not appear to be in danger, adding that he was complaining of bad rib pains.

Reporting by Crispian Balmer; editing by Philip Pullella

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