Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team rider Valentino Rossi was involved in an enduro accident, during a training activity close to his hometown, on Thursday, August 31st. The 38-year-old Italian rider was taken to the ‘Ospedale Civile di Urbino’ for a check-up. A further medical bulletin will be issued in due course.
Rossi, who is fourth in the standings, had “displaced fractures of the tibia and fibula of his right leg”. The timescale for his recovery is not known but he looks set to sit out the next race in Misano on 10 September. His team added a further medical bulletin would be issued on Friday morning.
Source #MovistarYamahaMotoGP #BBC