Ecclestone Germany corruption trial starts this week

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone's bribery trial will start on Thursday in Munich. The city's public prosecutor has charged Ecclestone with paying US$45 million to banker Gerhard Gribkowsky, who was sentenced to eight and a half years in jail in 2012 after admitting he took  bribes to ensure his bank's Formula One stake would be sold to an investor chosen by Ecclestone.

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