Watch Virtual General Practitioner replay listed below; Qualifying and also race was survive on Sky Sports F1, Main Event, Mix & & YouTube
By Matt Morlidge
Last Updated: 24/05/20 8: 06 pm
Formula 1 heads – basically – to the grandest setups of them all tonight on Sky Sports F1 with Valtteri Bottas, Charles Leclerc, and also Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang all component of a star-studded grid for the online Monaco General Practitioner.
On the exact same Sunday when F1 would certainly have been competing around the sporting activity’s most renowned place, 8 present vehicle drivers and also different stars have actually enrolled in a Virtual Monaco General Practitioner which makes sure to be frantic.
Coverage of certifying and also the race, survive on Sky Sports F1, Main Event, Mix, and also our YouTube networks, begins at 6pm tonight
More F1 celebrities will certainly be participating than in any one of the previous 5 occasions in the main eSports collection, with Bottas, Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate that ended up second in the champion in 2014, and also Esteban Ocon, the highly-rated Renault child, making their Virtual General Practitioner debuts.
They’re included in the normal 6 F1 individuals – Ferrari’s Leclerc, Red Bull’s Alex Albon, McLaren’s Lando Norris, Alfa Romeo’s Antonio Giovinazzi and also Williams set George Russell and also Nicholas Latifi.
There have actually been legendary race- lengthy battles in each of the last 2 Virtual General Practitioners, with Albon overcoming two-time race- champion Leclerc at Brazil prior to Russell won the last race in Spain after Leclerc’s late charge.
Can Aubameyang make his mark in F1 launching?
Arsenal demonstrator Aubameyang, that shared the Premier League Golden Boot last period, is the current prominent showing off celeb to handle the F1 grid in Virtual General practitioners, which began in March to fill up deep space left by a postponed 2020 champion.
The Gabon global, that will certainly be competing along with Norris for McLaren, is complying with in the wheel tracks of fellow professional Sergio Aguero, the Manchester City onward that ended up 14 th on an excellent Spanish General Practitioner launching.
But the most effective setting attained by an athlete thus far in the online collection was by Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois in that last race – 12 th. The Belgium, and also previous Chelsea, celebrity – a serious racer – is back on the grid for Monaco.
The various other celeb newbies on the grid are Luis Fonsi, the Latin America vocalist of ‘Despacito’, and also Hawaiian internet user Kai Lenny.
A brief certifying session at 6pm will certainly be complied with by a 39- lap race around the famous slim Monte Carlo roads, one of the most difficult-to-master track on the F1 schedule.
It guarantees to be utter carnage …
Grid for Sunday’s Virtual Monaco General Practitioner
|Mercedes||Valtteri Bottas||Esteban Gutierrez|
|Ferrari||Charles Leclerc||Arthur Leclerc|
|Red Bull||Alex Albon||Kai Lenny|
|McLaren||Lando Norris||Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang|
|Renault||Esteban Ocon||Nico Prost|
|Racing Point||Luis Fonsi||David Schumacher|
|AlphaTauri||Vitantonio Liuzzi||Luca Salvadori|
|Alfa Romeo||Antonio Giovinazzi||Thibaut Courtois|
|Haas||Louis Deletraz||Pietro Fittipaldi|
|Williams||George Russell||Nicholas Latifi|