Valentino Rossi: MotoGP star fit to race in Mugello after motocross accident

Sanad Qazi|Updated: June 3, 2017 9:06
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Valentino Rossi has been declared fit to compete in the MotoGP race in Mugello this weekend, after a motocross training accident in Italy.  

 

The 38-year-old Italian spent a night in hospital after suffering chest and stomach injuries in the crash. He said on Wednesday he was still in "severe pain", but passed a medical check 24 hours later.

The nine-time world champion is third in the standings and 23 points behind team-mate and leader Maverick Vinales.  

 

Source: BBC