OFFICIAL STATEMENT : AYUMU TANAKA

Following an incident during the SuperSports 600cc Practice 3 for Round 4 of the 2017 FIM Asia Road Racing Championship, rider #82 Ayumu Tanaka is reported to be stable and conscious.

The incident, which brought out the red flag, occured 12 minutes before the end of Practice 3. Tanaka was immediately rushed to the nearest hospital where he had undergone precautionary checks.

He has since been transferred to the Siloam Hospital in Jakarta for further observations.

On behalf of the Asia Road Racing officials, teams, and riders, we ask that you join us in wishing Tanaka a speedy recovery.