North Melbourne Chairman Ben Buckley Releases Statement On Majak Daw

"Currently recovering."


18 December 2018

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North Melbourne chairman Ben Buckley has provided an update on Majak Daw, saying he is in a stable condition and will be operated on in the coming days.

Daw was injured in an incident on the Bolte Bridge overnight, sustaining serious injuries to his hip and pelvic region.

"Majak is currently recovering in hospital after an incident last night," Buckley said on Tuesday afternoon.

"Majak sustained very serious injuries to his hips and pelvic region.

"He's currently in a stable condition and is expected to be operated on in the next few days.

"Our primary concern, of course, is his mental and physical health and wellbeing, and also the wellbeing of his family, friends, teammates, coaches and the staff at the club.

"The club is providing full and ongoing support for Majak and his family and also the players and the wider club community.

"We'd like to sincerely thank everyone for their messages of support and concern."

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