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First GT Academy winner ends 10-year Nissan relationship

Ordonez, 33, was the first-ever graduate of the Nissan-backed GT Academy competition, which was designed to take the top players from Sony’s Gran Turismo racing game franchise and turn them into professional racing drivers. Off the back of that, the Spaniard has enjoyed a 10-year career with the Japanese manufacturer that has included five Le Mans…

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Kapil Dev in BCCI's panel to pick Women's coach

INDIAN WOMEN’S COACH Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Tue, 11 Dec, 2018, 05:51 PM Kapil Dev returns to the BCCI fold with a new responsibility © Getty With the Cricket Advisory Committee deciding to stay away, the BCCI has formed an ad-hoc panel comprising of former India cricketers Shantha Rangaswamy, Kapil Dev and Anshuman Gaekwad to…

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Jaguar eTrophy series to launch with 11-car grid

The first season of the ABB FIA Formula E support series begins with the first of 10 rounds at the Ad Diriyah E-Prix this weekend. Jaguar will enter a car at each race reserved for “famous faces from the world of motorsport and beyond”, according to the manufacturer, with Powell handed the first one-off drive.…

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15 Famous Men We Didn’t Know Were Handsome in Their Youth

Time flies and we don’t always remember how celebrities looked at a younger age. For example, for several generations, Stan Lee was in his golden age when he appeared at festivals and made his famous cameos. Karl Lagerfeld in his older age can hardly be imagined without glasses and grey hair. We at Bright Side decided to find out how they and other famous men looked…

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Sirotkin added to Audi DTM test line-up

Sirotkin, who lost any hope of being retained by Williams for 2019 when the Grove squad announced Robert Kubica as its second driver last month, is currently present for the Jerez test that started on Monday and finishes on Wednesday. The Russian driver was included on a list of seven drivers tweeted by Audi on…

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Uncertainty over Steven Smith's participation in BPL

DOUBTFUL Atif Azam • Last updated on Tue, 11 Dec, 2018, 04:49 PM The problem with Smith’s inclusion is that he was picked from outside the draft, which goes against the laws of the BPL. © Getty The participation of Steven Smith for the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League hangs in balance with franchises expressing reservation over his…

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