January 21, 2019 – Barcelona (Spa) Jorge Lorenzo, 31, uniformed Honda Jorge Lorenzo was operated scaphoid of his left hand, fractured Saturday morning in a crash while training on a path near Verona. The driver of the Honda HRC will miss the first test of 2019, held at Sepang from February 6 to 8 “to fully focus on healing.” The Japanese company has announced that the same Lorenzo has opted for surgery, consisted of inserting a titanium screw through a minimally invasive technique.
It will remain at 24 hours in the hospital for more tests. So it will observe a rest period of four days, before starting physical therapy. The goal of the five-time world champion is to return fully fit for the test in Qatar, February 23 to 25. Continue reading “For Andreas was the ninth final in his career – three trophies placed on the bulletin board, the last in Moscow in 2012 – the first on the outdoor concrete and the first in over three and a half years from Halle, 2015.”