MotoGP riders birthdays
MotoGP riders' birthdays
MotoGP riders are always on the limit and out to perform their best, but do you know the date of these MotoGP riders birthdays? Here is a look at the birth dates of your favourite MotoGP riders who are currently on the grid.
1) Valentino Rossi
Nine-time world champion, including seven in the premier class, Rossi is one of the greatest riders ever. He is currently 35-years-old and celebrates his birthday on 16 February, 1979.
2) Jorge Lorenzo
Rossi’s current teammate Lorenzo himself is a four-time world champion, including two in the premier class. He is currently 27-years-old and celebrates his birthday on 4 May, 1987.
3) Marc Marquez
The defending world champion in the premier class, Marquez is also the youngest ever to have achieved the feat. He is currently 21-years-old and was born on 17 February, 1993.
4) Dani Pedrosa
The youngest ever world champion in the 250 cc category, Pedrosa is currently 28-years-old and was born on 29 September, 1985.
5) Nicky Hayden
Hayden won the world championship in the premier class in 2006. He is currently 32-years-old and was born on July 30, 1981.
6) Stefan Bradl
Bradl won the Moto2 world championship in 2011. He is currently 24-years-old and was born on 29 November, 1989.
7) Colin Edwards
Edwards is a two-time World Superbike Champion and the oldest rider on the grid. He is currently 40-years-old and was born on 27 February, 1974.
8) Cal Crutchlow
Crutchlow is the 2009 Supersport World Champion. He is currently 28-years-old and was born on 29 October, 1985.
9) Alvaro Bautista
Riding for Gresini Racing in the premier class, Bautista is currently 29-years-old and was born on 21 November, 1984.
10) Andrea Dovizioso
Dovizioso is the 2004 125 cc World Champion. He is currently 28-years-old and was born on 23 March, 1986.
11) Aleix Espargaro
Espargaro is currently 24-years-old and was born on 30 July, 1989.
12) Bradley Smith
Smith is currently 23-years-old and was born on 28 November, 1990.
13) Pol Espargaro
The defending Moto2 World Champion, Espargaro currently competes in the premier class for Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team. He is 22-years-old and was born on June 10, 1991.
14) Hiroshi Aoyama
Aoyama is the 2009 250 cc world champion. He is currently 32-years-old and was born on 25 October, 1981.
15) Mike Di Meglio
Meglio is the 2008 125 cc world champion. He is currently 26-years-old and was born on 17 January, 1988.
16) Scott Redding
Redding is the youngest ever Grand Prix winner. He is currently 21-years-old and was born on 4 January, 1993.
17) Yonny Hernandez
Hernandez is currently 25-years-old and was born on 25 July, 1988.
18) Karel Abraham
Abraham is currently 24-years-old and was born on 2 January, 1990.
19) Danilo Petrucci
Petrucci is currently 23-years-old and was born on 24 October, 1990.
20) Michele Pirro
Pirro is currently 27-years-old and was born on 5 July, 1986.
21) Andrea Iannone
Iannone is currently 24-years-old and was born on 9 August, 1989.
22) Michael Laverty
Laverty is currently 32-years-old and was born on 7 June, 1981.
23) Broc Parkes
Parkes is currently 32-years-old and was born on 24 December, 1981.
24) Hector Barbera
Barbera is currently 27-years-old and was born on 2 November, 1986.