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Audi sack Formula E's Daniel Abt for esports driver impersonation

Daniel Abt has been competing in Formula E since 2014




Audi have fired Formula E racer Daniel Abt after a professional gamer played under his name in an esports version of the series.

Abt, 27, had admitted the deception in Saturday's Formula E Race at Home Challenge Series, saying he had not taken it "as seriously as I should".

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British Grand Prix: no F1 race without quarantine exemptions

More than 140,000 fans attend the British Grand Prix



Formula 1 says it would be unable to hold a British Grand Prix if personnel are not given exemptions from plans to quarantine international travellers.

The UK government will "soon" impose a requirement on all arrivals from abroad to self-isolate for 14 days.

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Formula 1: Deal reached to hold British Grand Prix but quarantine questions remain

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Formula 1 and Silverstone have agreed a deal for two grands prix to be held at the British track this season.

Owners the British Racing Drivers' Club and F1 had been far apart in their assessments of the fee for the track to host the behind-closed-doors events.

Read more: Formula 1: Deal reached to hold British Grand Prix but quarantine questions remain


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