MotoGP, Gresini in critical condition fights for life

Hospitalized for Coronavirus, in intensive care since before Christmas, the conditions of the former champion have worsened in recent hours


Fausto Gresini continues his challenge for life against COVID at the Ospedale Maggiore Carlo Alberto Pizzardi in Bologna, where he has been hospitalized since late December 2020. It's just a few minutes ago the latest update regarding the health conditions of the former rider.

A new update on the conditions of Fausto Gresini, who is still hospitalised in the intensive care unit of Bologna’s ‘Carlo Alberto Pizzardi’ hospital.

Here is today’s s statement by Dr Nicola Cilloni: “Fausto Gresini is still hospitalized in the intensive care unit of Bologna’s Maggiore Hospital due to a persisting severe respiratory insufficiency following a COVID-19 infection. Unfortunately, complications have occurred, which made the current clinical picture critical. The hospital staff are continuing the treatment with the highest-possible intensity, with the hope of a recovery of the organ functionality – which has been severely compromised. He is still supported by a mechanical respirator and in a medically-induced coma.”

We can't do anything but stand by the side of the family and all his loved ones in what is the most difficult race ever for Fausto!

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