MotoGP » Alvaro Bautista breaks femur in Qatar crash

Suzuki's only MotoGP rider, Alvaro Bautista, breaks leg in practice crash for round one in Qatar. Will John Hopkins replace him?

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest

gg_hh - Unregistered

March 18, 2011 8:18 PM

Correct 46V...

The type of fracture will dictate the length of recovery. However, these types of fractures CAN be very serious, affecting the whole leg, and Alvaro could be out for two or three months. Guess we'll know more after the surgery.

sharla - Unregistered

March 18, 2011 8:29 PM

Thats a damn shame. Saw in live on Eurosport tonight. When you down on the ground holding your thight like he was it clearly want good news - unlike they ****ty footballers faking it. Poor Alvaro just dont have much luck does he.

Juice - Unregistered

March 18, 2011 8:35 PM

I would love to see the Hopper back but this is just bad timing. The femur is one of the hardest bones to break in the body and recovery time should be at least 3 months. I hope he doesn't rush it. Y quel doctor te cura muy bien. Con pizza y unas cervesas te recuperas mas rapido. :)

Rellort R.m - Unregistered

March 18, 2011 8:36 PM

Redding? Marquez? Anyone....

Would love to see that!

Bad bad news for Suzuki, would have been great to see Hopper back where he belongs. Isn't Niall Mackenzie there watching his son? That'd be interesting :)

Page 2 of 7
« 1 2 3 4 5 6 7  »

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2016 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.