Top Ten Greatest MotoGP Riders of All Time

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21John Surtees

This man is probably the best there is and will never be equaled!

To be car and bike champion is awesome - donrodrigo

He won about 80% of the motorcycle races he entered. girlfriend No comparison!

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22Joey DunlopV1 Comment
23Phil Read

The best often on poor machinery

The best won races over 5 decades brill

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24Luca Cadalora
25Alex BarrosV2 Comments
26Daijiro Kato

He would have been Rossi's first serious challenge, long before Stoner and Lorenzo... Kato had it all to win MotoGP races and maybe even the championship. Bloody fast and smooth at the same time with a killer instinct. Great rider, sadly missed. #74 forever.

It's a shame he died in 2003, he could be Rossi's challenger when VR46 was in his prime!

Best Japanese Moterbiker ever lived to this day!

Miss you Kato!

27Freddie Spencer

No one else could win 500 & 250 in the same season

Loved his style. Injuries and maybe burnout cut his gp career short but he did it well while it lasted. True gentleman.

For me, the best ever. Not as famous as others but extremlly talented. His style was unique. Gora Freddie! Hoberena (the best>).

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28Sete Gibernau

First rider who challenged Rossi

Far a stronger rival for rossi than lorenzo marquez or pedrosa

29Marco Melandri
30Geoffe Duke

6 titles and one of the original pioneers. - asphaltpilot

31Troy Bayliss

Good but better in world super bike 10th

Apearing as a wild card in valencia 2006 riding a brutal ducati after winning the sbk championship and beating everybody should make him be on this list

32Andrea IannoneV2 Comments
33Loris CapirossiV1 Comment
34Kork Ballington

World Champion 4 times and might have had a chance of a 500cc title if Kawasaki had a competitive bike.

Also super nice guy to know.

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35Pol Espargaro
36Gary McCoy

Hard to beat his tenacious love for the sport.

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37Àlex Crivillé

One of the best riders in motorcycling

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38Alfonso "Sito" Pons Ezquerra
39Stefan Bradl
40Graziano Rossi

The father of our ONE AND ONLY 46...hereditary talent

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