The news this Friday shook the entire paddock of MotoGP. Marc Márquez He had surgery for the third time in the year on his shoulder and his situation worries fans more and more. The Spanish made the decision after thinking about it for several days and opened the unknowns about his return. With Márquez in the hospital, the work of Sling starts in the next few hours. The goal: what Andrea Dovizioso agree to return some races to replace Márquez
The Spaniard was diagnosed with ‘Pseudoarthrosis of the right humerus’. This injury is a fracture, which has no chance of recovery if it is not operated on. In addition, it is usually given when a previous treatment is not done correctly, which would be the reason why Márquez did not run again in the year. The doctor who led the operation was Samuel Antuña.
The medical procedure lasted approximately 11 hours and was a complicated operation, which had the expected results. However, again Márquez will have to face a fairly extensive recovery process. According to experts, the cure times for a third operation of this type are 6 months, so the 2021 season of Cervera will be more than compromised.
When does it come back?
Márquez’s return date is not at all confirmed. It was expected that it could be available by the end of the year, however, it could not get back on the team Honda Repsol. After the news this Thursday, it is known that Márquez will not be present in the preseason tests, and he will minimally miss three races of the beginning of the new calendar.
Although Márquez will seek to return for the first date of the 2021 MotoGP championship, on March 28, at the Losail circuit in Qatar. If what the doctors expect is fulfilled, in addition to the race on the Arab track, Márquez would miss the Argentine Grand Prix (April 11) and the Grand Prix of the Americas (April 18). He would return for the Spanish Grand Prix (May 2), in Jerez, where he was injured this season.