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Rider 'critical' in UK hospital

A rider who crashed in Monday's Manx Grand Prix is in a critical condition.

Bedfordshire's Ollie Linsdell came off at Bishopscourt on the second lap of the opening race of MGP 2010 having set a blistering pace in his opening lap.

He was taken by helicopter to Noble's then later transferred to a Liverpool hospital.

Three riders were also injured in the Vintage Motorcycle Club parade lap; Gil Turner suffered fractures and remains in hospital, two others had minor injuries and have been released.

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