Barcelona responds to Catalan anthem “political message” claim

Both the Spanish and the Catalan anthems were played ahead of the start of the race on Sunday, with the Spanish and the Catalan flags also displayed on track during the ceremony.While both anthems have been played since the first F1 race at the circuit in 1991, the Spanish federation's president Manuel Avino said the body had been "surprised" by what it labelled as a change to the ... Keep reading