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Ferrari has formally announced Sebastian Vettel will leave the team at the end of the 2020 Formula 1 season, calling it a joint decision.

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari to part ways after contract talks break down

Four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel on Tuesday said he would leave Ferrari at the end of the season, saying there was no “common desire” to work together any more.
McLaren Chief Executive Officer Zak Brown REUTERS-Anton Vaganov

Formula One must change to survive – McLaren boss

Formula One is in “a very fragile state” due to the new coronavirus crisis and risks losing some of its 10 teams unless some big changes are made, McLaren boss Zak Brown warned on Sunday.
Formula One group CEO Chase Carey, Australian Grand Prix Corporation chairman Paul Little, Race director Michael Masi and Australian Grand Prix Corporation CEO Andrew Westacott during a press conference after it was announced the Australian Grand Prix would be cancelled after a McLaren team member tested positive for coronavirus REUTERS/Tracey Nearmy

Formula One in turmoil after Australia GP scrapped due to coronavirus

The Formula One season was thrown into doubt on Friday with the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix due to the coronavirus, with chief executive Chase Carey saying it was “challenging” to predict when the next race might take place.
There has been no official confirmation from F1 or governing body the FIA but the news follows a McLaren team member testing positive for coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Australian Grand Prix called off

There has been no official confirmation from F1 or governing body the FIA but the news follows a McLaren team member testing positive for coronavirus.
Lewis Hamilton took his first pole position since the German Grand Prix in July. AP

Lewis Hamilton ends pole drought for F1 finale

Lewis Hamilton, a six-time champion ended his nine-race pole drought to ensure he will start from the head of grid for Sunday’s 2019 Abu Dhabi GP finale.
In October 2017, a Paris court handed Obiang a three-year suspended jail term after convicting him of siphoning off public money to buy assets in France [Jerome DelayAP]

Switzerland to auction cars seized from Equatorial Guinea leader’s son

An auction house in Switzerland is set to sell a collection of luxury cars that authorities seized from the son of Equatorial Guinea's president in a money laundering probe.
McLaren, who have used Renault engines since last year, have secured a deal that will see them powered by Mercedes at least until the end of 2024.

McLaren to return to Mercedes engines from 2021 season

McLaren, who have used Renault engines since last year, have secured a deal that will see them powered by Mercedes at least until the end of 2024.g
Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the race. Photograph- Jean-Paul Pélissier-Reuters

Lewis Hamilton stretches F1 championship lead

Lewis Hamilton appears unstoppable in clinching the 2019 Formula 1 championship when he registered an emphatic victory ahead of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the French Grand Prix.
Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda passes on at 70

The Austrian – a three-time world champion and the only man to have won the drivers’ title for both Ferrari and McLaren pass away less than a year after undergoing a lung transplant.
Hamilton clinches record eighth pole in Melbourne Australia

Lewis Hamilton on pole for the 8th time in Melbourne

Mercedes’ world champion Lewis Hamilton snatched a record-extending eighth pole position at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday.
Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel wins Belgian Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel won the Belgian Grand Prix to cut Lewis Hamilton’s world championship lead to 17 points – after a spectacular first-lap crash.

Formula One: Sebastian Vettel snatches victory from Lewis Hamilton

Sebastian Vettel made full use of the virtual safety car to sneak in front of Lewis Hamilton and hold off the frustrated champion to win Formula One’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.

F1: Vettel, Raikkonen escape punishment over crash

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen escaped punishment over a first-corner crash at the Singapore Grand Prix which took out four cars on Sunday.

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More than 80 dead in Ethiopian protests following killing of singer

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Antoine Griezmann was limited to a brief cameo on Tuesday as Barcelona and Atlético Madrid battled to a 2-2 draw in a match that could prove vital to the LaLiga title race.

Antoine Griezmann ‘a caricature of himself’ in toxic Barcelona environment – former coach

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