Jannik Steimle to have surgery after his fall in Nokere Koerse
Steimle, who underwent heart surgery last January, crashed heavily on the asphalt five kilometers from the finish in Nokere. He has disengaged his right shoulder and the operation is necessary. At Oudenaarde Hospital, they also diagnosed “a fractured rib, pneumothorax and concussion. A CT scan was also done, which revealed no brain damage. Steimle will have to remain in the hospital for observation. at night, “the team communicated on its website.