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Nov 7

F1: German Report Suggests Raikkonen May Regret Ferrari Return

F1: German Report Suggests Raikkonen May Regret Return To Ferrari

of Finland and retires from the race on lap one of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Kimi Raikkonen might already be regretting his impending return to , according to a pundit.

The Finn had a particularly bad-tempered weekend in Abu Dhabi, starting with his no-show on Thursday and ending with a rare first-lap crash and rapid return to the airport in flip-flops.

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Nov 7

MotoGP: Hayden Talks Title Showdown In Valencia

MotoGP: Nicky Hayden On Title Showdown In Valencia GP

Ducati’s (right) of the United States rides through a corner during qualifying. (Photo: Getty Images)

America’s most recent World Champion, Nicky Hayden, won the title in 2006 in a tension-filled final race showdown with Valentino Rossi.

Now it is the turn of and , both Spaniards and shooting for the crown on home turf in Sunday’s Valencia Grand Prix.

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Nov 6

MotoGP: Ready For The Finale – Historic MotoGP Showdowns

MotoGP: Ready For The Finale – Historic MotoGP Showdowns

Repsol Honda Team Spanish rider . (Photo: Getty Images)

Since the World Championship series was introduced in 1949, there have been 15 occasions on which the premier-class title has been decided at the final race of the year. Each was special in its own way.

1950 – Going to the final race of the year at his home race at Monza, Umberto Masetti – riding a four-cylinder Gilera – had a marginal lead in the championship over Geoff Duke, riding a single-cylinder Norton. Duke won the race, but Masetti did just enough by finishing second to clinch the title by a single point.

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Nov 6

F1: Ecclestone Takes The Stand In High-Profile Court Case

F1: Bernie Ecclestone Takes The Stand In High-Profile Court Case

F1 supremo is seen during the 2013 Singapore Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone on Wednesday disputed paying a bribe to ensure he stayed in control of the glamorous motorsport series, and then fabricating the reason to pay a banker.

Under cross-examination at the High Court in London, Ecclestone said he was blackmailed by the banker tasked with selling a significant stake in F1, and paid him off to avoid being reported to the authorities over his tax affairs.

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