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Suzuki star Hopkins breaks both ankles

Published: 28 January 2004

Updated: 24 November 2014

Suzuki MotoGP star John Hopkins has undergone surgery following a crash in a supercross event.

American Hopkins fractured both ankles in practice for a ‘cross over’ event at San Diego on Saturday, January 24.

He went under the knife on Tuesday, January 27 and is now expected to be on crutches for up to a month.

Hopkins flew home from the Sepang MotoGP test to take part in the cross over event.

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