Joan Mir will not participate in the Argentine Grand Prix race


The Spanish rider Joan Mir (Repsol Honda) has been declared unfit and will not participate in the MotoGP race of the Argentine Grand Prix, the second round of the Motorcycle World Championship, his team reported this Sunday, indicating that he is suffering “a head trauma and cervical”.

“After a morning medical examination, Joan Mir was declared unfit for the Argentine Grand Prix by MotoGP and circuit medical personnel due to head and neck trauma,” Repsol Honda said in a statement.

The Spaniard suffered a spectacular accident in the sprint race of the and was transferred to the Santiago del Estero hospital for further check-ups after being treated at Termas de Río Hondo.

Mir, who will return to Europe to continue his recovery for the Grand Prix of the Americas, from April 14 to 16, underwent computed tomography and ultrasound exams at the Santiago del Estero Hospital, which confirmed that he suffers from physiological cervical lordosis. “Mir continued to experience nausea and dizziness,” the team noted.