Sport – June 2017

FORMULA ONE, POST BERNIE It may still be the same old picture in the Constructors’ Championship, but reigning champion Nico Rosberg’s replacement, Valtteri Bottas has stepped up to challenge team mate and enfant terrible, Lewis Hamilton. Mercedes’ new boy claimed the recent Russian Grand Prix, while Ferrari’s resurgence has seen Sebastian Vettel as a fixture on the podium already in the early races. Spicing up the season is the fact long standing supremo Bernie Ecclestone has been replaced as Chief Executive by Chase Carey with the culling extending to the calendar by one race from last season’s 21. The unlucky…