Sport decision today: Sprint race in Silverstone likely
Rösler's roller coaster into nowhere
The intermediate sprint from the beginning of December to the beginning of January raised hopes at Fortuna Düsseldorf. It is now becoming increasingly clear that the relegated person is not able to catch up with the promotion ranks. © imago images Will you be a Fortuna trainer next season? Uwe Rösler. Around Christmas the red and whites collected points and nourished the hope of their supporters to catch up with the top teams in the league.
Formula 1 will vote on a qualifying race in Silverstone this Thursday - It would be a revolution, but the subject is sensitive
The firstof Formula 1 could already be on July 17th, 2021 take place as part of the British Grand Prix. A corresponding proposal for a qualification race will be voted on by the teams today, Thursday. The signs are good that the proposal will be accepted.
As expected, the controversial "" will not be used. Instead, a qualifying for the sprint race on Saturday is to take place on Friday. This is where the starting positions for the Grand Prix on Sunday will be extended.
"Will be noticed": Now Vettel has the same engine as Hamilton
© Aston Martin Sebastian Vettel at the roll-out with the Aston Martin Mercedes in Silverstone Thursday, March 4, 2021: A special date in Sebastian Vettels Career. Not only was he allowed to do his first laps with the Aston Martin AMR21 as part of a (rainy) film day at Silverstone ( Click here for the photo gallery! ) - it was also his first kilometers with a Mercedes engine in the formula 1.
"We're just spinning out the last subtleties," says Formula 1 boss Stefano Domenicali to the ''. "Of course we don't want to take anything away from the prestige of the actual Grand Prix."
That was one of the biggest points of criticism from opponents of the sprint race, which under the motto "short and sweet" could be more spectacular than the Grand Prix itself. With the drivers, the proposal meets within part.
How much risk are drivers willing to take in a sprint race?
"The race will take half an hour," said the former Ferrari team boss, who was also Lamborghini CEO, head of Audi Sport and chairman of the FIA's monoposto commission.
Porte abandons Paris-Nice after crash
Australia's top road racer Richie Porte has been forced to give up his quest for a third Paris-Nice title, abandoning after a crash on the opening stage.Australia's top road racer demonstrated his usual courage by remounting and trying to battle on in the race for another 20 kilometres but, in obvious pain, he had to pull out and was taken to hospital for a scan.
"It will ensure good action the day before the [big] race. Fans, media and radio will have more to report. There will be no awards ceremony - it will have to wait until Sunday."
However, there should be championship points. How many is still open at the moment. It is now common in many series that points are also awarded for qualifying. And that is exactly what the sprint race should be - an extended qualifying in race form.
Other candidates for sprint races are currently. Of course, everything also depends on the further course of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Bundesliga: Bundesliga: table, results and schedule on the 26th matchday .
At the opening of the 26th matchday of the Bundesliga, RB Leipzig wins at Arminia Bielefeld with 1: 0 (0: 0). In addition, with Schalke and Gladbach meet two crisis clubs. Bayern must be against Cologne Ran, Dortmund at 1 FC Cologne. © Provided by SPOX The current table. Here are the results and the table of the Bundesliga on the 26th match day at a glance.