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'Tragic' loss of popular road racer

A leading motorcycling journalist says the death of experienced TT competitor Victor Gilmore on Sunday could have a negative impact on Irish road racing.

The 42-year-old father of three from Ballymoney was involved in a collision in the Killalane road races and later died at Beaumount Hospital in Dublin.

Gilmore was a very popular rider in the paddock, competing in the TT, Manx Grand Prix and Southern 100.

Willis Marshall says that makes his death even more tragic:

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