SUSPECTED FRACTURE FOR STERBINI AT DUBAI TOUR

01.02.2017

Dubai Tour is already finished for Simone Sterbini. This morning the rider of Bardiani-CSF did not start second second stage and has been submitted to medical check, as requested by the team and race medical staff to control the condition of his right elbow after yesterday crash.

X-ray check unfortunately highlighted suspected fracture of radial-head capitellar. Dubai Hospital doctors decided to put in plaster cast the right arm of Sterbini to keep motionless the elbow, in order to allow him returning to Italy safe and as soon as possible.

In Italy Sterbini will have new and specific medical checks to define a more detailed prognosis and consequent rehabilitation iter.