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Motor racing – Ricciardo handed grid penalty for gearbox change

MELBOURNE: Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo will start the Australian Grand Prix (0500 GMT) from 15th on the grid on Sunday after being given a five-place penalty for a gearbox change. The Australian crashed during qualifying and the resulting damage had forced the repair, the team said. Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton will start the race on pole,… Read More »

Former Ecuador football boss handed 10-year jail sentence

QUITO: An Ecuadorean court gave a 10-year jail sentence to former national soccer federation president Luis Chiriboga for corruption on Friday in another case stemming from the scandal at world governing body FIFA. Chiriboga, 70, who ran the soccer federation for 18 years but has been under house arrest since late 2015, was convicted of… Read More »