Jason Anderson breaks arm in two places during training

Supercross Champion’s Title defence in tatters

During a routine practice day following Round 3 of the AMA Supercross World Championship series, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s, Jason Anderson, broke his arm in two places, as well as a fractured rib.

The injury requires surgery, which will take place today and has an expected recovery time of at least eight weeks. His return to racing is to be determined and further recovery updates will follow.

Jason Anderson

“I am really bummed to have to say that I am out for an injury. I was struggling to find my groove but had high hopes of pushing forward to the podium in all of the upcoming rounds. I will be back stronger. Thank you for the support.”

Jason Anderson after winning the 2018 AMA Supercross Championship

Jason Anderson currently sits in seventh place in the points standings for the AMA Supercross World Championship series.

AMA Supercross 2019 Championship Points

  1. Ken Roczen 63
  2. Eil Tomac 61
  3. Cooper Webb 57
  4. Justin Barcia 56
  5. Marvin Musquin 56
  6. Dean Wilson 52
  7. Jason Anderson 46
  8. Blake Baggett 45
  9. Aaron Plessinger 45
  10. Cole Seely 44
  11. Justin Brayton 37
  12. Chad Reed 33
  13. Vince Friese 32
  14. Justin Hill 30
  15. Joey Savatgy 22
AMASX Rnd Glendale Pits Anderson JK SX Glendale
2019 AMA SX – Glendale Round 2 – Jason Anderson

Source: MCNews.com.au

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