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Ecclestone

Bernard, known as Bernie. born 1930, British businessman and sports administrator; head of Formula One motor racing from 1995
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Ecclestone's first taste of overseas domestic cricket yielded two wickets from as many appearances for the Trailblazers side in Jaipur at the start of May, but they missed out on the final played between the Supernovas and Velocity.
On the eve of Sunday's landmark grand prix in Shanghai, Ecclestone also claimed Lewis Hamilton is the 'best and worst' thing to happen to F1, and said Sebastian Vettel will retire from the sport if he loses his number one status at Ferrari.
They said Aparecida's head would be sent to her sister if Mr Ecclestone failed to pay the [euro]33million ransom.
According to (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-12-19/ecclestone-bayernlb-trade-lawsuits-over-f-1-stake-sale.html) Bloomberg News (http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2014/dec/19/bernie-ecclestone-f1-bambino-sued-270m) , German state bank BayernLB has rejected Ecclestone settlement offer worth 25 million Euros in August, following the ruling of a Munich court to terminate a bribery case against the 84-year-old former car salesman and F1 team owner.
Constantin accused Ecclestone of entering into a "corrupt agreement" with a banker to facilitate the sale of the Formula One Group to a buyer chosen by him.
Ecclestone, 83, who had been on trial for three months, walked away from the court in Munich a free man.
Ecclestone had been charged with incitement to breach of trust and bribery and went on trial in Munich in April, reports the BBC.
e 83-year-old built F1 into the global brand it is today before selling to equity company CVC but now, despite an ongoing German court case in relation to alleged bribery, Ecclestone is keen to set up a bid to take back the sport.
Following the breakdown of the relationship between Ms Ecclestone and Mr Khyami in July 2012, the car was left with Ms Ecclestone.
On Sunday, ahead of one of the most entertaining races for years, Ecclestone acknowledged that whilst the technology behind the 1.6-litre V6 turbocharged units was "incredible", he suggested they were more appropriate for "touring cars".
Ecclestone is due to go on trial in Munich in April following allegations he bribed German banker Gerhard Gribkowsky during negotiations relating to the sale of the sport in 2006.
Bernie Ecclestone's eye for a deal has made him a fortune and turned Formula One motor racing into a global money-spinner, but bribery allegations threaten to end his long reign as the head of the business.