Bernie Ecclestone defends Vladimir Putin and says Lewis Hamilton should 'brush aside' racist slur as F1 condemns comments from former boss

Thursday 30th June 2022 11:30 BST

Former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has defended Vladimir Putin over the war in Ukraine, saying he would "take a bullet" for the Russian President, while also claiming Lewis Hamilton "should be happy" that Nelson Piquet apologised for his use of a racial slur.

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