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Lean time over: Marc Marquez leads Briton Scott Redding in qualifying at Silverstone after coming fourth last time

British MotoGP 2014: Marc Marquez back in the groove to take pole at Silverstone

Unstoppable Spaniard takes his 11th pole in 12 races

Nico Rosberg has admitted for the first time to

Nico Rosberg spared on-track punishment after collision with Lewis Hamilton at Belgian Grand Prix

Mercedes have taken disciplinary action over incident

Marc Marquez

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Debris flies from the car of Lewis Hamilton (left) after a collision with his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg which led to the British driver’s retirement during Sunday’s Belgian GP

Mercedes punish Nico Rosberg over Lewis Hamilton collision with 'suitable disciplinary measures'

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Debris flies from the car of Lewis Hamilton (left) after a collision with his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg which led to the British driver’s retirement during Sunday’s Belgian GP

Lewis Hamilton vows to 'keep it clean' with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg

The pair clashed during last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix

Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) and and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg collide at the Spa-Francorchamps ciruit

F1 Belgian Grand Prix 2014: Mercedes weigh up how to punish Nico Rosberg following Lewis Hamilton collision

The pair came together on lap two of the race at Spa

F1 Belgian Grand Prix 2014: Nico Rosberg admits his 'regret' over Lewis Hamilton incident at Spa

Rosberg touched Hamilton causing his Mercedes team-mate to eventually retire

F1 Belgian Grand Prix 2014: Lewis Hamilton not sure whether he can trust Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg after collision

Hamilton dropped out of contention after lap two incident

Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) and and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg collide at the Spa-Francorchamps ciruit

Nico Rosberg takes out Lewis Hamilton, to the fury of his Mercedes bosses

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Mercedes team-mates Lewis Hamilton, left, and Nico Rosberg face a tense title run-in, with each seeking wins

Lewis Hamilton on Nico Rosberg: ‘Basically, he said he did it on purpose. I was gobsmacked’

Controversy continues after yesterdays drama on the track

Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) and and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg collide at the Spa-Francorchamps ciruit

F1 Belgian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton says Nico Rosberg 'will be happy'

The Mercedes team-mates collided on the second lap leaving Hamilton with a puncture and ultimately out of the points

F1 Belgian Grand Prix: Daniel Ricciardo wins at Spa as Lewis Hamilton loses ground on Nico Rosberg

The Mercedes drivers were involved in a collision early in the race

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton sets the pace in practice in Belgium as he eyes success on Sunday

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