Connect with us

Phuket

Webber throws his toys

Published

 on 

PHUKET: “Of course I ignored the team and I was battling to the end. I was trying to do my best with the amount of conversation on the radio.”

Red Bull’s Mark Webber voicing what it means for him to be on a team and that communication from the pit is really just an annoyance.

Webber caught up to his team mate Sebastien Vettel over the closing laps of Sunday’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone, but was cautioned to maintain the gap so as to allow Vettel to take second place.

It seems the Australian was more interested in getting on the podium rather than helping his team mate secure the F1 drivers title. There’s no ‘I’ in team Mark, but it seems he recognizes that there is an ‘m’ and an ‘e’.

— Neil Quail

 

Get more from The Thaiger

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Archiving articles from the Phuket Gazette circa 1998 - 2017. View the Phuket Gazette online archive and Digital Gazette PDF Prints.

Follow Thaiger by email:

Thailand2 mins ago

Police ignore cheating antics of drunk Bangkok cabbie

Pattaya5 mins ago

Third baby elephant of the year born at Pattaya garden

Thailand35 mins ago

Thai doctor warns against eating bats after ‘bat hunter’ sells for 100 baht per kilo

Sponsored23 hours ago

Segafredo Zanetti Coffee teamed up with Bangkok Airways and hosted “Bangkok Airways Surf Festival 2022”

World48 mins ago

Kamala Harris visits South Korea a day after North Korea fires missiles

Events1 hour ago

Spartan Race to hit Phuket in November

Thailand1 hour ago

Thai woman says she will kill herself unless compensated

Join the conversation on the Thaiger Talk forums today!
Pattaya2 hours ago

Free meals in Pattaya during Vegetarian Festival

Politics3 hours ago

No coup is being plotted in Thailand, insists Ministry of Defence

Environment3 hours ago

“Billy” murder suspect reinstated at Kaeng Krachan NP

Thailand3 hours ago

Woman’s body in luggage found floating in Mekong River

Hot News4 hours ago

Nok Air cancels Nakhon Ratchasima-Chiang Mai flight routes

Thailand4 hours ago

Airports of Thailand reports 200% increase in traffic at Suvarnabhumi Airport

Entertainment4 hours ago

The tax returns don’t lie – Shakira prepares for court battle in Barcelona

Thailand5 hours ago

Thai mental health officials want psychiatric drugs listed as essential meds

Thailand5 hours ago

2 Thai knights in shining armour aid lost foreign child in Pattaya

Thailand1 year ago

Morning Top Stories Thailand | Police to end protests, Human Trafficking | September 14

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Thai Airways in rehab, All go for Songkran | March 4

Tourism2 years ago

Phuket’s nightlife. Yes, bars and clubs are still open | VIDEO

Phuket2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Covid passport talks, Thai Airways heads to court | March 2

Tourism2 years ago

Phuket Thai food treats you need to try | VIDEO

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Bars, pubs and restaurants ‘sort of’ back to normal | Feb 23

Tourism2 years ago

In search of Cat & Dog Cafés in Phuket Town | VIDEO

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Gambling crackdown, Seafood market to reopen, Vlogger challenge | Jan 21

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Covid testing for visas, Business impact, Vaccine approval | January 19

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Weekend Bangkok bombs, Thailand fires, Covid update | January 18

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Stray car on runway, Indonesian quake, 300 baht tourist fee | January 15

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Governor off respirator, sex-trafficking arrest, condo prices falling | January 14

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Chinese vaccine, Thailand ‘drug hub’, Covid update | January 13

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Bangkok may ease restrictions, Phuket bar curfew, Vaccine roll out | January 12

Thailand2 years ago

Thailand News Today | Covid latest, Cockfights closed down, Bryde’s Whale beached | January 11

Trending