Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly attend a promotional event ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai, China, on April 10, 2019. Photo: Reuters
Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly attend a promotional event ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai, China, on April 10, 2019. Photo: Reuters

Formula One: Chinese Grand Prix ‘very likely’ to be cancelled, sources say, with Covid-19 regulations the cause

  • People close to organisers of race in mainland China say they expect April 16 event to be axed
  • Staff not being given exemptions from quarantine requirements in event of infection is said to be a key sticking point

Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly attend a promotional event ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai, China, on April 10, 2019. Photo: Reuters
Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly attend a promotional event ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai, China, on April 10, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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