Magnus Backstedt

Magnus Backstedt has told CW that the operation on his frozen shoulder injury ?has gone well? and that he expects to return to light training in the very near future.

The hook and metal plate inserted into Backstedt?s shoulder to allow scar tissue to replace the tendons torn in a crash last October have now been removed. Manipulation of his shoulder whilst under the anaesthetic during the same operation has also meant that the 2004 Paris-Roubaix winner has now regained a considerable degree of range of movement in his arm.

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