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Ricciardo pins hopes on double points

Daniel Ricciardo reckons if he can close the gap to Mercedes, he "might" just pip them to the title in Abu Dhabi. This year Formula 1 is offering double points at the season finale, a move introduced in a bid to keep the title alive until the very last lap. But while many have spoken out against it, at least one driver is hoping to take advantage of it. "I am aware that I closed the gap, but there is still a long way to go," Ricciardo told Sky Sports News. "Everyone is saying how weird this Abu Dhabi points system is, but I might keep it close to me and it might work out - we'll see." On Sunday the Red Bull racer claimed only the second victory of his career...
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