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Alonso refutes self-centred tag: 'Look at the facts'

Double Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso has brushed off suggestions that he is a self-centred driver and says it is better to “look at the facts”. Alonso famously fell out with then-rookie teammate Lewis Hamilton during their first year together as teammates at McLaren in 2007, before increased fractions within the team led to him quitting for a return to Renault.  There were further tensions for the Spaniard later on in his career at Ferrari and McLaren, with his return to Woking proving frustrating amid its failed Honda engine partnership. “I think the reputation is always one thing and the facts are another,” Alonso told media at last week’s FIA prize giving gala in...
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