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Carlos Sainz takes blame for race-ending Russian GP F1 accident

Carlos Sainz has accepted full blame for his "misjudgement" on the opening Formula 1 lap of the Russian Grand Prix which led to the Spaniard’s retirement. Check out the Crash F1 YouTube channel - CLICK HERE The McLaren driver was forced to take to the run-off area on the opening lap in Sochi. In accordance with the stewards’ ruling, drivers who take to the run-off at Turn 2 must go through the bollards - which Sainz did at great speed, clipping the wall on the exit and ending his race on Lap 1. Reflecting on it, Sainz said: "I didn’t have a very good start, the dirty side of the grid was terrible – we were all slow off the line. "And then unfortunately at Turn 2...
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