Danilo Petrucci will miss Round 5 of the MotoGP World Championship in Le Mans. (Photo: Getty Images)

will miss Round 5 of the World Championship in . (Photo: Getty Images)

Danilo Petrucci has been operated on following the crash he suffered in Sunday morning’s warm-up session for the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. As a result, the IodaRacing Project rider will sit out of next weekend’s French Grand Prix

Petrucci becomes the third MotoGP rider this week to go under the knife, with Dani Pedrosa and Stefan Bradl having undergone surgery for arm pump. In the case of Petrucci, the operation was to address the fractured left wrist the Italian suffered after losing control on the exit of Turn 3 at Jerez.

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