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Valtteri Bottas

Born: August 28, 1989 (age 29)


Hometown: Nastola, Finland
Nationality: Finland Finnish

Team: Mercedes
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
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Sports Mole has 520 articles about Valtteri Bottas. Articles 1 to 40:
Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas in action during practice at the Australian Grand Prix on March 15, 2019
Bottas ends 'difficult six months' - Wolff
The newly-bearded Valtteri Bottas issued a serious rebuke to his detractors after winning the 2019 season opener in Melbourne.
09:10
Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas in action during practice at the Australian Grand Prix on March 15, 2019
What the Australian Grand Prix told us about the season ahead
Valtteri Bottas won the season-opener in Melbourne.
05:00
Sebastian Vettel pictured on February 18, 2019
Vettel rejects Mercedes winter 'bulls**t'
Sebastian Vettel has denounced Mercedes' pre-season declarations as "bulls**t".
Mar 16, 09:09
Nico Hulkenberg pictured on October 7, 2018
Hulkenberg 'better' so far at Renault - Ricciardo
Daniel Ricciardo admits it will be no easy task to fend off Nico Hulkenberg's challenge in 2019.
Mar 16, 09:09
Lewis Hamilton pictured on March 14, 2019
Hamilton tops timesheets in practice for Australian Grand Prix
The Mercedes driver was quicker than teammate Valtteri Bottas, with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel only fifth-fastest.
Mar 15, 07:05
Lewis Hamilton pictured on March 14, 2019
Hamilton prefers Bottas over Ocon for 2020
Lewis Hamilton has urged Mercedes to keep its same driver lineup beyond 2019.
Mar 15, 07:00
Charlie Whiting
Teams to 'support' FIA after Whiting death - Steiner
It will be almost "impossible" for F1 to replace Charlie Whiting.
Mar 15, 06:59
Sebastian Vettel pictured on February 18, 2019
Five talking points ahead of the Australian Grand Prix
The first race of the season takes place this weekend.
Mar 13, 09:21
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2018
Wolff 'had eye on Ricciardo' for 2019
Only a spike in form for Valtteri Bottas last year ended Daniel Ricciardo's 2019 talks with Mercedes.
Mar 13, 08:21
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas gets Hamilton engineer for 2019
Valtteri Bottas new a new race engineer for 2019.
Mar 8, 16:20
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas gets Hamilton engineer for 2019
Valtteri Bottas new a new race engineer for 2019.
Mar 8, 16:20
Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho pictured before the Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur on February 12, 2019
Transfer Talk Daily Update: Gareth Bale, Marco Asensio, Cengiz Under
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Mar 5, 06:57
Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho pictured before the Champions League clash with Tottenham Hotspur on February 12, 2019
Football rumours from the media
Jadon Sancho is reportedly a target for both Manchester United and Paris St Germain.
Mar 5, 06:18
Dawid Malan pictured in August 2018
Malan out to stake claim for World Cup spot in Twenty20 series
The Middlesex batsman continues to be overlooked for the one-day side.
Mar 5, 04:30
Ronnie O'Sullivan pictured in February 2016
O'Sullivan gives post-match interviews in bizarre Australian accent
The world number three booked his place in the last eight in Preston.
Mar 4, 23:34
A general view inside Molineux, the home of Wolverhampton Wanderers, in January 2018
Clubs decided for Premier League Asia Trophy?
A decision is reportedly made regarding which four English clubs will feature in the Premier League Asia Trophy in July.
Mar 4, 23:21
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Rangers mourn former captain Eric Caldow
The full-back won five league titles with the club.
Mar 4, 14:25
Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe scores against Manchester United on February 12, 2019
What does the Champions League have in store this week?
Tottenham look to be on easy street but Manchester United have it all to do.
Mar 4, 12:16
Ashley Young in action for Manchester United on February 16, 2019
Do not write off Manchester United's Champions League hopes - Ashley Young
United head for Paris trailing 2-0 from the first leg.
Mar 4, 12:00
Rochdale manager Keith Hill has a laugh on February 6, 2018
Struggling Rochdale sack manager Hill
Rochdale have won just four points so far in 2019.
Mar 4, 10:56
Chris Robshaw pictured in August 2018
Chris Robshaw named in England's Six Nations training squad
Robshaw won the last of his 66 caps during the 2018 summer tour to South Africa.
Mar 4, 10:40
Mohamed Diame in action for Newcastle United on November 3, 2018
Mohamed Diame: Ball is in Newcastle's court regarding contract extension
The midfielder will trigger a 12-month deal with three more league starts.
Mar 4, 10:28
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard in action during the EFL Cup final against Manchester City on February 24, 2019
Hazard targets maximum points from remaining matches to secure top four finish
The Belgian believes his side should look to win all of their remaining games.
Mar 4, 10:00
Lewis Hamilton pictured on February 21, 2019
Lewis Hamilton expects strong challenge from Ferrari again this season
The five-time world champion had earlier warned that Ferrari had a considerable advantage over Mercedes.
Mar 1, 18:37
Lewis Hamilton pictured on February 21, 2019
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will have their work cut out keeping Ferrari at bay
Sebastian Vettel set a new testing lap record after crashing on Wednesday.
Mar 1, 15:48
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas 'not worried' about Ferrari's lead
As the 2019 winter tests approach their conclusion, Valtteri Bottas has admitted again that Ferrari continues to lead the pecking order.
Mar 1, 10:07
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas thinks overtaking easier in 2019
Valtteri Bottas has joined a growing number of drivers who think overtaking will be easier in 2019.
Mar 1, 06:53
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas says 'B'-spec Mercedes is better
Mercedes is still scrambling to get ready for the first race of 2019.
Feb 28, 09:08
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas expects 'equal' treatment early in 2019
Valtteri Bottas says he is sure Mercedes will allow him to take on Lewis Hamilton in 2019.
Feb 26, 09:36
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
'Nothing fundamentally wrong' with car - Bottas
Valtteri Bottas insists there is nothing "fundamentally wrong" with Mercedes' 2019 car.
Feb 25, 07:54
Lewis Hamilton pictured on February 21, 2019
Lewis Hamilton hopes to come up against strong challenge in 2019 F1 battle
The Briton boasts five world drivers' titles having been the cream of the crop for three of the last four seasons at Mercedes.
Feb 22, 16:54
Lord Ouseley pictured in November 2014
Lord Ouseley has twice given his support to Millwall
Kick It Out chairman highlighted positive work the Lions have done in their community.
Feb 22, 11:59
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Bottas prepared to be the 'villain' in 2019
A bullish Valtteri Bottas says he is determined to beat Lewis Hamilton in 2019.
Feb 22, 08:52
formula 1
US GP loses $20m in government backing
A dark cloud has moved over the financial health of the US grand prix in Austin.
Feb 22, 08:51
Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2018
Mercedes must replace Bottas with Ocon - Surer
A former F1 driver thinks 2019 will certainly be Valtteri Bottas' last season at Mercedes.
Feb 22, 08:50
Valtteri Bottas pictured on October 28, 2018
Ferrari are ahead of Mercedes, claims Bottas
The Italian team have impressed in Formula One's opening pre-season test.
Feb 21, 13:04
formula 1
US GP loses $20m in government backing
A dark cloud has moved over the financial health of the US grand prix in Austin.
Feb 22, 08:51
Pep Guardiola gets frustrated on the touchline as Manchester City face Schalke 04 in the Champions League on February 20, 2019.
Guardiola warns City 'don't have a chance' if Schalke errors are repeated
The manager backed the use of VAR despite a technical issue holding up play for several minutes.
Feb 21, 04:30
Dan Evans in action in April 2017
Result: Evans sails into Delray quarters while Norrie falls after epic clash in Rio
Dan Evans eased into the quarter-finals in Delray Beach but Cameron Norrie lost a three-hour battle at the Rio Open.
Feb 21, 00:00
Neymar on the floor for PSG on December 2, 2018
Neymar heading back to Brazil for injury treatment
Neymar will be supervised by PSG's medical department on a 10-day trip to his home country.
Feb 20, 23:16

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