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MotoGP Rider Feeling "Almost Like New" After Horror Faceplant Crash

Moto2 qualifying for tomorrow’s Dutch Grand Prix came to a halt today as Italian rider Lorenzo Baldassarri launched his bike, and himself, high into the air in a crash that left this viewer assuming he must be completely broken. Baldassarri later tweeted from the hospital that he’s “almost like new”:

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Helmets work, apparently:

“BLIMEY!”

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