MCLAREN DENY FAVOURING ROOKIE

LONDON - McLaren boss Ron Dennis has denied Fernando Alonso's claims that the team give preference to Lewis Hamilton.

LONDON - McLaren boss Ron Dennis has denied Fernando Alonso's claims that the team give preference to Lewis Hamilton.

The Formula 1 world champion told Spanish radio he had never been "completely comfortable", adding: "we knew all the support and help would go his way".

But Dennis told the McLaren website: "There is a healthy competition between the teams working on each car. But both drivers have equal equipment, support and opportunity to win." - BBC

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