• Ricciardo admits he ‘felt for Piastri' during Alpine saga

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    Daniel Ricciardo says he felt for Oscar Piastri, his countryman and successor at McLaren, during the latter's contract dealings with Alpine last summer.
    The unexpected announcement of Fernando Alonso's transfer to Aston Martin compelled Alpine to promote Piastri to a race seat alongside Esteban Ocon for 2023.
    However, unbeknownst to the French outfit, the highly rated 21-year-old had already committed to McLaren for next season.
    The complicated situation was ultimately resolved by the FIA's Contract Recognition Board in favour of McLaren and Piastri, and left Ricciardo holding the short...
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