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Posts Tagged ‘Formula 1

Off-track action dominates again in Abu Dhabi

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FORMULA 1’s global circus finally reaches its conclusion this weekend in Abu Dhabi.

Jenson Button arrives in the Middle East with the world title already tucked in his pocket and thus it would make sense if that was the sole focus going into the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

But this being F1 it is not. Read the rest of this entry »

Badoer notches up defeat for the journeyman

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LUCA BADOER returned to Formula One on Sunday after 10 years without a race.

And he was rubbish.

Really rubbish. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Andrew Brook

August 25, 2009 at 1:11 pm

Webber is a happy bunny

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MARK WEBBER won his first Grand Prix on Sunday in Germany.

His reaction after crossing the line touched and amused me in equal parts, so here it is. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Andrew Brook

July 14, 2009 at 5:49 pm

Sporting beard-off won by a whisker

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I WENT to the cinema on Saturday to watch the new comedy film The Hangover and took great pleasure in witnessing one of the greatest beards ever seen on the big screen.

It got me thinking though – what is the greatest sporting beard? Read the rest of this entry »

Sometimes there’s nothing sexier than knowing that you’re doomed

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FORMULA One has got a trifle silly.

FOTA, the teams association, has got the hump with Max Mosley and Bernie Ecclestone, so have decided to run off and play on their own.

And who can blame it? Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Andrew Brook

June 19, 2009 at 7:21 pm