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Michael Dunlop pays tribute to late team-mate after win at Isle of Man TT

Northern Ireland's Michael Dunlop has won the RST Superbike TT 2018 at the Isle of Man TT.

Dunlop finished out infront ahead of Conor Cummins in second and James Hillier in third to take the victory for Tyco BMW.

He was ahead of Cummins by 51 seconds,

Speaking after his victory he paid tribute to team-mate Dan Keen who died three days ago in a practice crash.

 "Just wanted to do that for Dan. Hopefully that's for the family."

"It's hard to celebrate this win, it's been a hard week."

"I struggled at the start and it took me time to settle. I had a bit of a problem with the rear end but I got my rhythm going and the Tyco BMW team have done a great job," Dunlop told the BBC.

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