Fabrizio Meoni

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Fabrizio Meoni (December 31, 1957 in Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy – January 11, 2005 in Kiffa, Mauritania)[1] was an Italian off road and rallying motorcycle racer. He was a member of the KTM Factory Team.

He won the Dakar Rally in 2001 and 2002.[2]

He died of fatal cervical spine injury caused by a crash on 11 January 2005 on the 11th stage of the 2005 Dakar Rally.[3] Since the competitors did not want to continue racing the next day, the 12th stage of the rally was cancelled for all motorcycles in honor of Meoni.


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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Richard Sainct
Dakar Rally
Motorcycle Winner

Succeeded by
Richard Sainct