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Drivers criticise sprint format: 'What I love most about F1 is taken away'

The new sprint race format can count on quite some enthusiasm, but not every part is equally popular. The second free practice session on Saturday has been criticised by many drivers, who feel it is useless. Because qualifying for the sprint race already takes place on Friday, no more adjustments can be made to the cars after that session. In the second free practice session on Saturday, there is therefore little point in trying out different set-ups. Read more 'Verstappen taking full advantage of there being no specific rule' Kubica no fan of Parc Fermé rules for sprint race Robert Kubica, who replaced Kimi Raikkonen in the last two races, is not happy about the shortened practice time....
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