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Nico Rosberg Retires From Formula 1

As we are still discussing WizKid concert’s cancellation, some disturbing news has just reached us form the world of sport.

The latest is that after winning the world championship, Nico Rosberg has retired from Formula 1  with immediate effect.

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‘This is it’. Formula 1 champion Nico Rosberg retires

 The 31-year-old German won his first world title on Sunday, beating Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton by finishing second in the final race in Abu Dhabi.

“I have climbed my mountain, I am on the peak, so this feels right.” Rosberg said in a Facebook post just minutes after making his decision.

It’s however thought that maybe Rosberg’s decision to quit came as a result that he might not be able to defend the title next season after a stiff competition from his teammate Lewis Hamilton.

Rosberg won nine of this season’s 21 grands prix, beating three-time champion Hamilton by five points.

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Nico Rosberg (Left) being congratulated by Lewis Hamilton after winning

 

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