Having suffered from box syndrome this Sunday during the Spanish Grand Prix, Fabio Quartararo decided to be operated on this Tuesday in Aix-en-Provence, according to information from the daily L’Equipe.
Fabio Quartararo has made his choice. Assuring to be ” lost »This Sunday shortly after a nightmarish Spanish Grand Prix, the Yamaha team rider has resolved to go through the operating room box as soon as possible. Affected by box syndrome during the race disputed on the Angel-Nieto Circuit in Jérez de la Frontera, Fabio Quartararo had confided to having lost all strength in his right arm. ” My arm was stone », He had declared.
While his Yamaha team confirmed this late Monday morning that the Niçois would be absent from the tests organized on the Spanish route in order to undergo medical examinations in France, the daily The team learned from the manager of the French driver Eric Mahé thata surgical operation described as ” small »At the level of Fabio Quartararo’s right forearm will take place this Tuesday in Aix-en-Provence. A decision which was taken after the consultation by the French pilot of Doctor Olivier Dufour. In comments collected by the sports daily, Eric Mahé explains that “ there is a place where the blood does not circulate well “And that the operation” benign ” intended to ” unblock area “. An operation that the manager of Fabio Quartararo claims to be ” much less heavy than for a real compartment syndrome “.
An intervention of this type was suffered by the French rider in June 2019, during his first season in the MotoGP category. This smaller operation should allow the Yamaha rider to be fully operational for the French Grand Prix, organized at Le Mans from May 16 to 18. ” We weren’t very worried about Le Mans anyway. Even with a classic operation, he could have run, he already did it, adds Eric Mahé. But this is really benign. It will be recovered very quickly. What reassure his Yamaha team while Fabio Quartararo remained on two victories in the two races preceding a Grand Prix of Spain which he dominated before being cut off in his tracks.