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Dan Hegarty has died at Macau

Loss of former TT Privateer Champ

Former TT Privateer Champion Dan Hegarty has died after an incident at the Macau Grand Prix

The 31-year-old from Nottingham came off his Top Gun Racing Honda at Fisherman’s Bend.

The race was immediately red-flagged.

Hegarty made his TT debut in 2010 and his best results are 11th in the 2016 and 2017 Superstock races and the 2016 Senior.

He won the Privateer title in 2016.

Dan was a regular competitor at the Southern 100 at Billown and broke the 110mph barrier at this year's meeting.