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Mar 21

Ecclestone admits 2014 could be last year as F1 supremo

F1 supremo, Bernie Ecclestone, at the 2013 Brazilian GP. (Photo: Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

F1 supremo, , at the 2013 Brazilian GP. (Photo: Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Bernie Ecclestone has admitted 2014 could be his last at the helm of .

And he insists that is not because of the Gerhard Gribkowsky corruption scandal, that if found guilty would at best see him fired and at worst land him in a German jail.

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Mar 21

Lorenzo still looking towards title despite slow pace in practice

Jorge Lorenzo will be looking for his fourth consecutive race win at Qatar. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari GP/Getty Images)

will be looking for his third consecutive win at . (Photo: Mirco Lazzari GP/Getty Images)

Lorenzo knows that winning Qatar is no guarantee of the world championship, as he found to his dismay in 2013.

But Jorge Lorenzo knows what it takes to win the Qatar Grand Prix, and he will bid for a third consecutive win in the race which opens the season in Doha on Sunday.

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Mar 21

What To Watch: Your Weekend Racing Schedule

Watch the MotoGP season opener from Qatar live on FOX Sports 1 (Sunday 2:30 p.m. ET). (Photo: Getty Images)

Watch the season opener from live on FOX Sports 1 (Sunday 2:30 p.m. ET). (Photo: Getty Images)

Saturday, March 22

3:00 a.m. – Monster Energy | Detroit (FOX Sports 1) *Replay

4:30 p.m. – National Arenacross | Greensboro (FOX Sports 1) *Replay

7:30 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | (FOX Sports 1) *Live

Sunday, March 23

12:30 p.m. – National Arenacross | Milwaukee (FOX Sports 1) *Delay

2:30 p.m. – MotoGP World Championship | Grand Prix of Qatar (FOX Sports 1) *Live

4:00 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Toronto (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

7:30 p.m. – Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge | Sebring (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

9:30 p.m. – Red Bull X-Fighters | Mexico City (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

**All times Eastern Standard

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Mar 21

IndyCar to award double points for 500-mile races

Indianapolis, along with Pocono and Fontana, will award double points during the 2014 season. (Photo: Chris Gaythen/Getty Images)

, along with and Fontana, will award double points during the 2014 season. (Photo: Chris Gaythen/Getty Images)

will award double points for the three ”Triple Crown” races and award points based on qualifying for the .

The three ”Triple Crown” races are the only 500-mile events on the schedule: The Indianapolis 500, the July race at Pocono and the season finale at Fontana.

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Mar 21

Expert alarmed at Schumacher’s excessive weight loss

Michael Schumacher has been in a coma for 12 weeks. (Photo: Punit Paranjpe/AFP/Getty Images)

has been in hospital since December 29, 2013. (Photo: Punit Paranjpe/AFP/Getty Images)

An expert has admitted he is alarmed by reports Michael Schumacher has lost a quarter of his body weight while laying comatose in France.

Although the great German’s family manager Sabine Kehm and close friend Jean Todt insist they have not given up on the hope of full recovery, almost 12 weeks have now passed since the former Ferrari and Mercedes driver’s skiing fall.

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