Saturday started in a very complicated way for Fabio Quartararo. The French rider had a very hard fall that caused him to be removed on a stretcher from the Aragon circuit and transferred to a medical center to be examined more precisely. After the checkup, Quartararo could be seen leaving the doctor with crutches and in great pain.
Upon entering the clinic, Quartararo repeated over and over that he was fine. Perhaps, to mislead the doctors. However, the World Cup leader MotoGP He has severe pain in his hip, as a result of the heavy fall he had at turn 14 of the Aragon circuit. The Yamaha Petronas team had ruled out that ‘El Diablo’ had suffered a fracture.
The director of the medical team of the Aragon circuit, Angel Charte, commented to a Spanish television station that the French pilot had a hard fall, but that he does not have to be in the classification. This brings relief to Quartararo. However, Joan Mir he must be lamenting that he cannot deduct points in the championship directly.
The statement of the doctors
Angel Charte he commented that Quartararo’s general health is good. «It has been a very strong fall, in the medical center we have done plates and they have come out normal. The contusion is important, he had a fall yesterday on his right hip and now it was on his left. He has a large hematoma and we have to see the evolution, I do not rule out doing more tests, “said the doctor.
In addition, he confirmed that if he wishes, he can be in the qualifying test and in the last round of training. «In principle the diagnosis seems clear. Ice and anti-inflammatories will be applied. There is no fracture and we will treat the soft tissues and the blow. We will see the evolution slowly. There is no reason not to go to FP4, we will see it, “said Charte.