Niklas Ajo has undergone surgery after breaking his right ankle in Saturday's Dutch Moto3 race at Assen.

The Husqvarna rider was launched from his bike on lap seven, while fighting at the front of the field.

Ajo underwent surgery at the Hospital Universitario Quir?n Dexeus in Barcelona where, according to a team statement, "Dr. Eugenio Jimeno, heading the medical services at the Pathology Unit for feet and ankles, performed a reduction and stabilisation procedure on the Finnish rider, placing a plate in his fibula. He also performed a reduction and stabilisation to Ajo's tibial malleolus with a clip."

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Ajo's participation in the German Grand Prix will be decided in the coming days.