MotoGP 2022. Broken femur for Pedro Acosta
The left leg injury occurred during a motocross training. The Spanish talent born in 2004 certainly misses Assen. Surgery is imminent
June 22, 2022
D.fter second place in the German GP Pedro Acosta Yes is broken femur of the left leg during a motocross workout. The news is reported by El Periódico de Catalunya.
The current Moto3 champion, now at the Ajo Ktm team in Moto2, crashed on Tuesday while he was doing motocross. The 2004 class must definitely skip it the Dutch Grand Prix ad Assen this weekend. Recovery times have yet to be evaluated but the 5-week break in July will surely help the Spanish talent to recover better.
S.econdo Brand the 18-year-old driver "seems to have a clear fracture" but "he could only miss the Assen appointment". According to what has been learned from Spanish newspapers in the next few hours Acosta could undergo a surgery in Barcelona.
Acosta scored in the mid-Moto2 championship a win and a second place. After a not too easy start in the last 4 races he was firmly in front. In the overall standings he is eighth with 75 points less 58 from the leader Celestino Vietti.