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Fernando Alonso says he has to start scoring big points again in order to keep his title challenge on track. Alonso finished only seventh in Monaco, and with a couple of other bad races behind him, he is losing touch with leader Sebastian Vettel. "We were hoping for some consistent results," said Alonso in Canada on Thursday. "But in Monaco we did not pick up so many points, so now we need four or five races on the podium or at least very near the podium in order to recover some of the points we have lost. "All the races are different and unique, and this weekend will be a tricky one with the weather conditions. Anything can happen especially in the wet. And we saw in qualifying in Monaco that when the rain came, it was chaotic. It means that if you are not on track at the end if the track is drying, or if you have a problem with a yellow flag or you make a small mistake, then you are out. "So it will be a case of maximum concentration to do well here and also in the coming race...
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