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Nicky Hayden: An outstanding career in pictures

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Nicky Hayden: An outstanding career in pictures
May 23, 2017, 10:32 AM

Motorsport.com looks back on the career of 2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden following the tragic news of the popular American racer's passing on Monday after a cycling accident.

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2002: AMA Superbikes champion

2002: AMA Superbikes champion
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2002: AMA Superbikes champion

2002: AMA Superbikes champion
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2002: World Superbike wildcard at Laguna Seca

2002: World Superbike wildcard at Laguna Seca
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2003: MotoGP debut at Suzuka

2003: MotoGP debut at Suzuka
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2003: First season in MotoGP

2003: First season in MotoGP
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2003: Podium finish at Phillip Island

2003: Podium finish at Phillip Island
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2004: Sophomore season in MotoGP

2004: Sophomore season in MotoGP
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2004: Podium at Rio de Janeiro

2004: Podium at Rio de Janeiro
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2005: First victory at Laguna Seca

2005: First victory at Laguna Seca
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Photo by: Repsol Media

2005: First victory at Laguna Seca

2005: First victory at Laguna Seca
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Photo by: Gauloises Fortuna Racing

2006: Becoming Honda's number one rider

2006: Becoming Honda's number one rider
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Photo by: Repsol Media

2006: Title showdown at Valencia

2006: Title showdown at Valencia
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2006: Title showdown at Valencia

2006: Title showdown at Valencia
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2006: Hayden crowned champion

2006: Hayden crowned champion
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2006: Hayden crowned champion

2006: Hayden crowned champion
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2007: Carrying the #1 plate

2007: Carrying the #1 plate
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2007: Tough title defence after switch to 800cc

2007: Tough title defence after switch to 800cc
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Photo by: Yamaha Motor Racing

2008: Back on the podium at Indianapolis

2008: Back on the podium at Indianapolis
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Photo by: Jim Haines

2008: Hayden's final race as a full-time Repsol Honda rider

2008: Hayden's final race as a full-time Repsol Honda rider
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2009: Hayden joins Casey Stoner at Ducati

2009: Hayden joins Casey Stoner at Ducati
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Photo by: Ducati Corse

2009: Ducati debut at Qatar

2009: Ducati debut at Qatar
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2009: First podium for Ducati at Indianapolis

2009: First podium for Ducati at Indianapolis
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Photo by: Bridgestone Corporation

2010: Second season as a Ducati rider

2010: Second season as a Ducati rider
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2011: Re-united with Valentino Rossi at Ducati

2011: Re-united with Valentino Rossi at Ducati
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2011: Hayden and Rossi split by seven points

2011: Hayden and Rossi split by seven points
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2012: First season with no podium finishes

2012: First season with no podium finishes
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2013: Final season as a Ducati rider

2013: Final season as a Ducati rider
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2014: Switch to Aspar Honda

2014: Switch to Aspar Honda
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Photo by: Bridgestone Corporation

2014: Switch to Aspar Honda

2014: Switch to Aspar Honda
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Photo by: Keith Rizzo/www.rmiworldwide.com

2015: Final season in MotoGP

2015: Final season in MotoGP
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Photo by: Indianapolis Motor Speedway

2016: Switch to World Superbikes with Honda

2016: Switch to World Superbikes with Honda
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2016: Switch to World Superbikes with Honda

2016: Switch to World Superbikes with Honda
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2016: First World Superbike win with Honda

2016: First World Superbike win with Honda
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Photo by: Honda

2016: Suzuka 8 Hours appearance with Honda

2016: Suzuka 8 Hours appearance with Honda
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Photo by: Hidenobu Takeuchi

2016: MotoGP return as stand-in for Jack Miller

2016: MotoGP return as stand-in for Jack Miller
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2016: MotoGP return as stand-in for Jack Miller

2016: MotoGP return as stand-in for Jack Miller
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2016: Repsol Honda return as stand-in for Dani Pedrosa

2016: Repsol Honda return as stand-in for Dani Pedrosa
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2017: Launch of the all-new Honda Fireblade

2017: Launch of the all-new Honda Fireblade
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2017: Final race weekend at Imola

2017: Final race weekend at Imola
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Photo by: Gold and Goose / Motorsport Images

Rest In Peace, Nicky

Rest In Peace, Nicky
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