F1 Terminates Contract With Russian Grand Prix

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Oct 24, 2021; Austin, TX, USA; McLaren F1 Team driver Daniel Ricciardo (3) of Team Australia drives during the United States Grand Prix Race at Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

As sanctions pile up against Russia, Formula One is added to the list of sports leagues taking action against Russia.

Formula One announced on Thursday that the Russian Grand Prix contract has been terminated and that there will be no races in Russia for the foreseeable future.

In a statement, Formula One stated, “”Formula One can confirm it has terminated its contract with the Russian Grand Prix promoter, meaning Russia will not have a race in the future.”

ESPN has more here.

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