Originally Posted by wrk2surf
Joan Barreda: "Sorry. Thereīs not much more to say. Iīm devastated for my fans and the whole team being forced out of the race at this early point. The situation actually wasnīt special. I landed after a jump and had to stop immediately. Apparently my wrist injury sustained at the Dakar isnīt completely healed up. There was no choice for me but to stop."
I was just about to ask that one - it was a scafoid injury and they do take time to heal - it's not been a good day for some the top guys, but good for others.
Sam had the same injury in his Dec crash and had to have it screwed together, but that was 4 months ago, it's still sore, but healed.