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Raikkonen manager Robertson dies

One of Kimi Raikkonen's managers, David Robertson, has died. It emerged late last year that the 70-year-old, who teamed with his son Steve to bring drivers like Finn Raikkonen and Jenson Button into F1, was in hospital in the US with cancer. "Very sad to hear that David Robertson, who helped me reach my dream of racing in Formula One, has passed away," McLaren driver Button, who no longer worked with the Robertson duo, said on Twitter. The Finnish broadcaster MTV3 reported that Robertson had suffered from cancer of the larynx. It emerged a week ago that Raikkonen, who switched from Lotus to Ferrari over the winter, was now working with former F1 driver Mark Blundell's management...
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