Nicky Hayden seriously injured in bicycle crash

Rennie Scaysbrook | May 17, 2017

Nicky Hayden seriously injured in training accident

Nicky Hayden
Hayden is currently in hospital in Italy following a collision with a car while cycling.

Red Bull Honda World Superbike rider Nicky Hayden has been involved in a serious training accident while riding his bicycle in Rimini, Italy, today.

The 2006 MotoGP World Champion was cycling when he collided with a Peugeot.

He has been taken to Cesena Hospital in Italy where he is being treated, with his condition stated at “critical”.

We will have more on this story as it breaks from our WorldSBK correspondent, Gordon Ritchie.'

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