Nicky Hayden - 2006 MotoGP World Champion
Casey Stoner won the 2008 Qatar MotoGP Grand Prix while Mattia Pasini won the 250cc race and Sergio Gadea won the 125ccrace.
Riders new to MotoGP may start as low as $250,000 ( depending on the team ) to Valentino Rossi who earned 32 million $ in 2008. ( source - Forbes magazine ).
The Bordeaux was the winner of the Ligue 1 in 2008.
AaB club were the winner of the Superligaen cup in 2008.
PSV was the winner of the Eredivisie league in 2008.
The Winner in Me was created in 2008.
The 2008 champion league winner was Manchester United.
MTK Budapest was the Hungarian League winner in 2008.