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F1 optimistic 2021 calendar won't be affected by pandemic

Formula 1 CEO Chase Carey has expressed optimism that the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic will not have a knock-on effect on the 2021 schedule. Almost half of this year’s planned 22 events have so far been postponed or cancelled due to the pandemic, with no certainty that the remaining grands prix can take place as expected. Events in Australia, Monaco and France have been cancelled, while Bahrain, China, Vietnam, the Netherlands, Spain, Canada and Azerbaijan are provisionally postponed. It is hoped that the season can begin with two races in Austria in July, followed by a similar structure in Britain, ahead of further rounds in Europe, Asia and America. The current...
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