Tropepe picks up shoulder injury!
Giuseppe Tropepe who is the sole MX2 World Championship rider for the JTech Valenti Suzuki team has picked up an injury getting ready for the sand of Valkenswaard.
Unfortunately, the Italian has suffered a broken collarbone and needs to go through an operation before he can get back on the bike. He is expected to be out of action for at least one month.
It comes as a blow for the Italian who was set to contest all the MX2 World Championship rounds that are taking place in Europe. He did well at Arco last weekend which was his first GP of the year, he ended up eighteenth and seventeenth in the moto’s to gain some championship points.
It remains to be seen if the JTech Valenti Suzuki squad will draft in a replacement.