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Fernando Alonso looking to end decade wait for F1 crown

It has been over a decade since Spanish driver Fernando Alonso last won a Formula 1 Drivers' Championship crown, but he isn't ready to give up trying for another just yet. The stylish Spaniard is a fan favourite and, despite not lifting F1 silverware since his last triumph back in 2006, he remains confident of finally ending that 11-year wait this upcoming season. Alonso will be buoyed by the fact reigning champion Nico Rosberg has departed proceedings after announcing a shock retirement last year, following his title-winning race in November. The now 35-year-old was a dominant force during the 2005 and 2006 campaigns, as he rallied to back-to-back F1 title successes during the height of...
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