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F1 boss wants three double-points GPs

Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone wants to extend his controversial double-points scheme to the last three races of the season. The new format, which has been criticised by fans, teams and drivers, has been introduced for the final grand prix of the season in Abu Dhabi. Now Ecclestone has written to the teams saying he wants to extend it to the two preceding races, in the USA and Brazil. He needs unanimous approval for his proposal to go ahead. A number of teams have reservations about it applying even to one race after the uproar it has caused. Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. //
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