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Mercedes to race in all-black cars for Formula One season

BRACKLEY, England — Mercedes announced Monday that it will race in all-black cars for the 2020 Formula One season as it pledges to fight racism and improve team diversity.

Six-time F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton and teammate Valtteri Bottas will also race in black overalls for the season, which starts Sunday in Austria after a long delay caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

The Latest: Two Rutgers football players test positive

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

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Two Rutgers football players have tested positive for the new coronavirus.

Coach Greg Schiano discussed the test results Monday during a conference call. It was his first media availability since the team was allowed to return to campus last week for voluntary workouts.