UPDATE: May 27, 5.30 pm
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team rider Valentino Rossi has returned home from the “Ospedale Infermi” in Rimini, having successfully completed routine diagnostic tests that were scheduled earlier this afternoon.
The 38-year-old Italian rider was taken to a local hospital for a medical check-up, where he was diagnosed with mild thoracic and abdominal trauma.
With the attending doctors confirming the findings shared in this mornings medical bulletin, the nine-time World Champion left the hospital at 5.30pm, accompanied by his staff. He will continue the recovery process in his own surroundings.
Yamaha would like to thank the entire staff of the “Ospedale Infermi” for their dedication and professional care over the last 24 hours.
Press Release: May 26
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team rider Valentino Rossi was involved in a motocross training accident at the Cross Club Cavallara in Mondavio (Pesaro Urbino, Italy), on Thursday, May 25th.
No fractures have been detected in any part of the body and no serious traumatic pathologies were found.
A further medical bulletin will be issued on Friday, 26th May, at 12:00 hrs CET.
A Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team Press Release