The absence of Franco Morbidelli, who has been recovering because the finish of June after knee surgical procedure, shouldn’t solely concern the Grands Prix of the Netherlands, Styria and Austria. That of Nice Britain, on the finish of August, also needs to be finished with out him.
Injured on his knee, Franco Morbidelli underwent surgical procedure on June 25. The estimated restoration interval was then at the least eight weeks. However we all know that knee accidents are delicate and take a very long time to heal, and the Italian desires to take the time vital for his good restoration. Particularly since he is not enjoying something specifically within the championship this season.
The absence of the MotoGP vice-world champion ought to due to this fact proceed all through the summer time. Franco Morbidelli has already missed the Dutch Grand Prix (June 27), and won’t be in these of Styria (August eight) and Austria (August 15) both. The assembly in Silverstone, Nice Britain (August 29), also needs to be finished with out him.
The return to competitors of the Petronas Yamaha rider would due to this fact be postponed till September. MotoGP will journey to Aragon on the weekend of the 12th, then to Misano per week later.
Cal Crutchlow, Yamaha take a look at rider since this yr, is predicted on Franco Morbidelli’s M1 throughout this era. If he makes it to Spielberg in early August, it might be his 169th MotoGP race at 35.
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