Bernie Ecclestone in court
Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has had a couple of encouraging days in court this past week.
The latest witness to appear in Munich for Formula 1 chief executive's bribery trial was a former colleague of the jailed Gerhard Gribkowsky.
Gribkowsky's credibility is a crucial element of the proceedings, as the former BayernLB risk officer was jailed for receiving Ecclestone's $44 million, allegedly as a bribe to influence the sale of Formula 1′s commercial rights.
A BayernLB colleague, however, described some of what Gribkowsky routinely said as coming from 'the fantasy world'. DPA news agency said the witness worked closely on Formula 1 matters with...
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