Jorge Lorenzo still take part in the official presentation of the Repsol Honda MotoGP scheduled for this Wednesday, January 23, in spite of today’s operation.
RACING.RU, 21 January 2019 – Senior doctor of the Clinic of Dexeus – Doctor Xavier Mir said that Lorenzo remains under supervision for soton, but physical therapy began almost immediately after the surgery to accelerate the healing process. So on Wednesday, he will attend the presentation in Madrid.
The team also issued a press release stating that Jorge chose to go into surgery and not treat broken when a traffic incident navicular bone of the left wrist naturally (requires two weeks more time).
Repsol Honda has confirmed once again that the accident, which injured Lorenzo, occurred on the public road near Verona (Italy).
The operation was undertaken using microprotol: the two halves of the bone sealed small titanium screws so that Jorge Lorenzo will take at least two weeks to recover.
However, the nature of the injuries will not allow Jorge Lorenzo to take part in the first MotoGP tests of the new year, scheduled for February 6-8 at the Sepang circuit. The goal is full recovery and return to work on the tests in Qatar, 23-25 Feb.