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Fernando Alonso: McLaren's Spanish driver to retire from Formula 1 at end of season

Alonso is in his fifth season with McLaren

 

Spanish two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has announced he is to retire from Formula 1 at the end of the season.

The McLaren driver will end a career that began with a debut for Minardi at the Australian Grand Prix of 2001.

Read more: Fernando Alonso: McLaren's Spanish driver to retire from Formula 1 at end of season

Austrian MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo wins as Marc Marquez extends title lead

Jorge Lorenzo's win in Austria lifts him to third in the overall standings



Jorge Lorenzo overtook fellow Spaniard Marc Marquez on the final lap to win the Austrian MotoGP on Sunday.

The two riders traded the lead in the final laps before Ducati's Lorenzo stormed to victory - climbing from fifth to third in the championship.

Read more: Austrian MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo wins as Marc Marquez extends title lead

Force India: Formula 1 team to come out of administration

Force India are currently sixth in the constructors' standings

 

F1 team Force India have agreed a deal to come out of administration, saving all 405 jobs at their Silverstone base.

The team's management, backed by a consortium of investors led by Lawrence Stroll, have secured the future of the team.

Read more: Force India: Formula 1 team to come out of administration

Jamie Chadwick becomes first woman to win British Formula 3 race

Jamie Chadwick finished third in the opening race of the season at Oulton Park



Jamie Chadwick became the first woman to win a British Formula 3 race by claiming victory at Brands Hatch.

Chadwick moved from fourth on the grid to second by the end of the first lap and stayed behind Singapore's Pavan Ravishankar for the rest of the race.

Read more: Jamie Chadwick becomes first woman to win British Formula 3 race

MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso claims win in Czech Republic race

Andrea Dovizioso (centre) held off team-mate Jorge Lorenzo (right) and Marc Marquez to win



Italian Andrea Dovizioso claimed his second MotoGP win of the season as he held on for victory in the Czech Republic race.

Ducati team-mate Jorge Lorenzo came in second as title leader and fellow Spaniard Marc Marquez came in third.

Read more: MotoGP: Andrea Dovizioso claims win in Czech Republic race


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