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Formula 1 star Robert Kubica has suffered “serious injuries” while taking part in a rally in Italy, an official news agency has reported.

The Renault driver, 26, is preparing for the new Formula 1 season, which starts in only five weeks’ time.

The opening grand prix takes place in Bahrain on 13 March.

More to follow.

courtesy of www.bbc.co.uk/sport