Belfast Telegraph

Friday 31 October 2014

Rutter splits from NW team

Michael Rutter

Michael Rutter, 12 times winner of the NW 200 is no longer associated with the bike named after the race.

A statement from the Rob McElnea, manager of the Yamaha team, said that the rider and the team had parted company and that a new name as a replacement would be known shortly.

On Saturday at the NW Rutter finished 11th in the Superbike race and seventh in the Supersport.

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