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F1 Pro Esports Championship Round 9 COTA Report

The F1 Pro Esports Championship visited COTA for round nine and boy was this a wild ride in the virtual lone star state.

The F1 Pro Esports Championship is all set up for a grand finale with 3 rounds left of the championship. The championship is as close as ever with 3 front runners leading the charge and being in contention for the title.

Round 9 took the drivers to COTA and boy did the party get wild. Jarno Opmeer proved he is a fighter that will not back down with an incredible drive and showed the sim racing world why he is the defending champion.

I have always said before, champions will always find a way, even if they are on the back foot, no matter what the circumstances they shall prevail. Opmeer was firing on all cylinders in the virtual lone star state.

At the start of the race, we see the drivers line up on the grid with Longuet Alpine on pole, Boroumand Mclaren Shadow in p2, and Opmeer Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Esports rounding ou the front row.

Notable mentions to Brandon Leigh FDA Ferrari team who had a blistering start and started to carve his way through the field. As always I like to leave those spoilers out of the way for those that wish to watch the replay provided below.

Note: Below is the replay, results and spoilers

Round 9 results at COTA

So the results for round 9 have really amped up the championship, Opmeer was as tenacious as we have ever seen, he knew that rounds 7 & 8 were not ideal and dug in for COTA.

With 8 points separating the top 3 of Blakeley Aston Martin Cognizant Esports and Rasmussen Red Bull Racing Esports , the championship is heating up and ready for boiling point with 3 races left. Imola will be the next stop on December the 15th.

Drivers & Teams Champions Standings After 9 rounds

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Darren Buckner

Darren Buckner

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