Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/11/14

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 30: Mark Webber of Australia and Red Bull Racing prepares to drive during practice for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on October 30, 2009 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
As his teammate Sebastian Vettel was drenched in champagne, and unconvincingly downplaying the assumption he is assured of a fourth-successive Formula One title, Red Bull's Mark Webber sat disconsolately in the garage and reflected upon yet another chapter in his story of extraordinary bad luck. The Australian has shown a repeated knack throughout his career for being in the wrong place at the wrong time, even spawning a Facebook page titled `Why is Mark Webber so unlucky,' and Sunday's Korean Grand Prix may well have been the most remarkable example yet. Having started the race with a harsh 10-place grid penalty for merely hitching a ride back to the pits after the Singapore Grand Prix, Webber had worked his way up from 13th to a creditable third place when he made his second pit stop after lap 29 of 55 at the Yeongam circuit. Emerging back onto the track, Webber was trailing Sergio Perez when the McLaren's right-front tire blew and Webber had no way to avoid the debris, immedia...
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