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Gary Pinchin  says:

BSB Thruxton: Broken femur sidelines Ellison

James Ellison is out of this weekend’s Thruxton BSB round. He suffered a high-speed crash at Goodwood corner in this mornings practice and sustained a broken right femur. After being stabilised at the circuit medical centre, he was taken to Winchester Hospital for further treatment. Ellison’s crew chief Mick Shanley said: “James said the was no apparent reason for the crash.  He...

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boybilly1967

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boybilly1967 says:

Thats very unlucky, hope he makes a quick recovery.

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mn228

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mn228 says:

shame

What a bummer..hope he recovers well enough to make a serious challenge again...get well soon chap !

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thestig08

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thestig08 says:

drama so early this season

so many injuries already this year in bsb,a shame for Ellison this looked like being his best chance ,lets hope he has a speedy recovery

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Jeff44

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Jeff44 says:

Out of the running!

What a shame,that is championship over for this year,Ellison must have been one of the favorites as well,wonder who will get his ride while he is out?(Carl Harris?) Get well soon James.

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OllyA

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OllyA says:

Grammar

Spellcheck.com   It seems articles online are now being written as badly as the weekly publication-what a shame.

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tommypotts

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tommypotts says:

Is this his season over?

With an expected recovery time of 6 to 12 weeks for this type of break he could miss the next 6 races, he would then only have 10 races to make up all the points lost to get into the end of season shoot out. Who still thinks these new rules are a good idea?

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dale b

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dale b says:

So MCN couldn't even find a picture of him on his swan honda for the article... good to see they still have their finger on the pulse. i was up the banking at nobles today and saw Hill and Ellisons offs. Both looked bad, Hill was very lucky to walk away from that one. get well soon James.

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Agostini15

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Agostini15 says:

Poor bugger,

I just feel totally gutted for James.He looks so fast and comfortable on the Honda and is obviously happy to be back with a familiar team so things were looking brilliant for his championship chances this year and then this happens.I guess thats racing but what a shame.I just wish him all the best and a fast and healthy recovery.

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simoncbr900rr

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ouch!!!!

i`ve broke the left femur and it took 2 months before i was fit again.....he should be able race after 2-3 months if it was pinned.......it`s the cramp that sets in not the break that`s painful.......good luck mate

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jonmx

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jonmx says:

What??

After the session had been red flagged for the incident... Ellison continued to top the time sheets!!.... With a broken femur??? Again...What??

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