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I want trophies not respect - Alonso

Fernando Alonso says he would rather have 'more trophies' than 'respect' for over-achieving in an uncompetitive car. The Ferrari team leader was the only driver not using the dominant Mercedes engine to finish in the top seven at the Austrian GP. Alonso was fifth. Asked if he took satisfaction from splitting the Mercedes-powered cars, the Spanish double world champion said: 'Not much.' He said he had had 'five years' struggling against the odds at Ferrari. Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. // Video: Fernando Alonso wants to win 'special' third title at Ferrari require( ["sportui/empswitch"], function(empswitch) { empswitch.init(); } ); Alonso has three...
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