Jorge Martín will return to Catalonia; Pirro replaces him at Mugello

Jorge Martin will be low next week in the MotoGP Italian Grand Prix, on Mugello, due to injuries that occurred in the fall you suffered in the past Portuguese GP. As announced by the team Pramac, the Spanish rider, who added his first podium in his second race in the premier class this year, in the Doha GP, just before getting injured on the third date, will reappear in the Catalan GP of
MotoGP, from June 4 to 6 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

“After listening to the opinions and reflections of the doctors, Jorge Martín will return at the Catalan Grand Prix. The conditions of the Spanish rider are undoubtedly improving, but that he returns in time to Mugello It does not seem to be the best option because of how tough and demanding the circuit is. Therefore, Michele Pirro (Ducati test driver) will wear the Pramac Racing colors with Johann Zarco at the Italian Grand Prix ”, announced the Ducati satellite team, revealing the name of Pirro as the replacement for the San Sebastián de los Reyes driver for the Tuscan event .

Pirro will take over from Tito Rabat, who competed in the previous two races in the place of the 23-year-old. The Catalan could not repeat in Mugello due to the coincidence of the Portuguese round of the World Superbikes with the Italian event.