“I have addressed this so I can keep saying the same thing, in hindsight obviously things look different, events evolve situations change we made a decision which given the lead time to come here and hold the event when major events were being held here it was a different situation in the world.
“As the situation changed day to day in some days hour to hour we continued to evaluate that and make the appropriate decisions going forward.
“We were trying to digest a lot of different information to make the right decision at the right time and I think we did that.”
The decision to cancel the race came 12 hours after McLaren had withdrawn after an outbreak of the virus in their camp.
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