Nicolo Bulega1999-10-16 (age 21)
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Valentino Rossi protege Nicolo Bulega underwent surgery on a broken ankle on Friday night, the result of a crash during Moto3 practice at Valencia.
Along with MotoGP, the Moto2 and Moto3 seasons will kick off in Qatar this weekend with both grids boasting several potential future premier class stars. David Gruz selects 10 riders who are likely to shine in 2017.
Brad Binder recorded a sensational maiden Moto3 victory in Jerez, recovering from a penalty that forced him to start the race from the very back of the grid.
Rookie Nicolo Bulega scored his maiden pole position in Moto3, beating everyone but Brad Binder by more than four tenths.