The Spanish city of Madrid hosted a celebration of the life of 12+1 World Champion, Angel Nieto. Nieto would always refer to his 13 world championship titles as 12+1 due to the superstition of 13 being an unlucky number. Out of respect, fans around the world would do the same.
The celebration, which began as an intimate ceremony of friends and family, morphed into a day of remembrance which saw an estimated 50,000 enthusiasts flock to the Spanish capital. In attendance were current