Yamaha introduced in the present day that Cooper Webb will miss the upcoming Washougal Nationwide in Washougal, Washington, attributable to a left knee harm sustained within the second 450 moto final weekend in Millville, Minnesota. The choice was made after Webb underwent additional medical analysis this week.
Whereas precise particulars of the harm weren’t disclosed, Webb mentioned in an announcement that it’s a “week-to-week” harm and that he hopes to be again for Unadilla.
“I’m undoubtedly bummed about this knee harm. I used to be constructing some strong momentum every moto, and a really small mistake value me considerably. With that being mentioned, it might be a lot worse, and I’m lucky this can be a week-to-week deal. I’m compelled to overlook this weekend at Washougal, however I shall be doing every thing in my energy to get this knee robust once more and hopefully be again for Unadilla.”
Lucas Oil Professional Motocross is off for per week following Washougal, earlier than returning for spherical 10. The staff will present additional updates previous to Unadilla.
In an announcement on his Instagram web page, Webb mentioned that he injured his meniscus at Millville final weekend and that he expects to be prepared for the ultimate three rounds. His full assertion is beneath.
Bummed I am lacking Washougal this weekend with my meniscus harm however glad it is not worse. Ripped my leg off the bike round lap 5 moto 2 at Millville and knew one thing wasn’t proper. Gonna heal this factor and be prepared for the final three nationals This yr has been a take a look at in some ways however I nonetheless have religion #bebacksoon and thanks to all my sponsors and supporters for having my again