Formula E driver disqualified from virtual race, fined for letting pro gamer drive for him

Perhaps predictably, we have reached the point in this temporary era of virtual racing when drivers are turning to “outside help,” as Daniel Abt called it, to perform better in esports races. And ​Formula E is not happy about it. Abt, who races for Audi in the Formula E series that remains on hiatus amid the coronavirus pandemic, was disqualified from Saturday’s […]

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Why is Qatar MotoGP cancelled but Moto2 and Moto3 going ahead?

MotoGP action was supposed to return to our screens on BT Sport this weekend. Marc Marquez – who triumphed last season – is ready to battle it out with veteran superstar Valentino Rossi and young prodigy Fabio Quartararo. However, the premier class calendar has been left in chaos due to the global coronavirus outbreak. The Qatar curtain raiser, which was […]

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Coronavirus claims high-profile sport casualty

The MotoGP class will not compete at next weekend’s season-opening Qatar Grand Prix due to the coronavirus outbreak. Travel restrictions, in response to the deadly virus outbreak, have led to the cancellation of the premier class schedule. The news was confirmed just a week out from the event, although the Moto2 and Moto3 schedules will go ahead as planned. Watch […]

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