2019 Ulster GP: Dunlop passed fit to race by medics

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Tyco BMW’s Michael Dunlop has been passed fit to compete at this year’s fonaCAB Ulster Grand Prix after undergoing a medical examination today.

Dunlop suffered a pelvis, hip and rib injuries in a crash at the Southern 100 but managed to win the Armoy Race of Legends.

“I am delighted to announce Michael Dunlop will compete at this year’s Ulster Grand Prix,” Clerk of the Course, Noel Johnston said.

“After he sustained injuries in a crash at the Southern 100 on July 11, the UGP organisers wanted to be certain Michael would be fit to ride at Dundrod.

“A medical examination by a doctor from the MCUI Medical team was requested and carried out today. Michael has passed that examination and will now line up for practice on Wednesday morning.”