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Apr 19th, 2003, 07:37 PM
Moto GP rider Daijiro Kato has died


Kato dies from crash injuries

Kato was 250cc world champion in 2001
Japanese motorcycle star Daijiro Kato died in a Tokyo hospital on Saturday after failing to recover from injuries sustained in the Japan Grand Prix.
The 26-year-old Honda rider suffered serious injuries to the head, chest and neck when he was thrown off his bike after hitting a tyre barrier at Suzuka on 6 April.

Kato, who won the 250cc world championship in 2001, leaves a wife and two children.

Such a sad loss :sad:

Apr 19th, 2003, 07:51 PM
R.I.P. Daijiro Kato

i'll sincerly miss u :sad:

Apr 19th, 2003, 08:43 PM
I just read about this on yahoo and it is so sad. I really feel for his wife and 2 wee kids. RIP.:sad:

Apr 19th, 2003, 09:22 PM
OMG ... :sad:

Apr 20th, 2003, 01:59 AM
RIP Kato! :sad:

Apr 20th, 2003, 05:51 AM

Apr 20th, 2003, 03:22 PM
Damned :(

All the best go first. R.I.P. Daijiro

Apr 20th, 2003, 03:26 PM
RIP Daijiro