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He also celebrated his finish with that broken collarbone, as seen in the photo above. Holy smokes, there is no better proof that the excitement that comes from doing well can override the pain of some injuries.
Actually, team manager Roger Decoster said they "... knew he was hurting but we did not realize his injury was that extensive. His gutsy performance in St. Louis and determination to keep racing despite his injury is a testament to his dedication to the team.”