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    Tragic News - Richard Burns

    Passed away today, he has been suffering from a brain tumour for the last year or two. Last I heard he was making a slow recovery.

    http://www.britishrally.com/forum2/f...=1&FID=31&PR=3
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    he was a nice guy
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    Now that was a shock to hear.
    Never liked the guy, too arrogant (and english ).

    But he definately did encourage British Rally.
    (I feel more of a loss for him than Mr Best)

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    such a shame, thoughts go out to his family

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    Very sad, far sader infact than a footballer who drunk himself to death, but not much news coverage as yet.

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    OMG, did not expect to hear this! He was a brilliat driver and did loads for the sport!

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    Very very sad news indeed

    A very talented driver - will be sadly missed. Didn't know he was that poorly....


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    very sad in deed
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    I didn't even know he was ill. Such a shame, he couldn't have been that old either
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    Died on the anniversary of his 4th world championship aged 34.... such a shame and tragic loss to motorsport.

    http://today.reuters.co.uk/news/news...08_L25276698:1
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