“Just Cringe Dude”: Pop Star Kylie Minogue Falls Victim to Garbage Jokes as She Cheers on F1 Champ Max Verstappen Leaving Fans Disgusted

Published 04/02/2023, 3:56 AM EDT

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When it comes to the world of Formula 1, glamor is as much a part of the sport as high-speed racing itself. And at the Australian GP, the excitement was at an all-time high as fans eagerly awaited the arrival of one of their homegrown celebrities. As the fans eagerly waited, the Sky Sports F1 commentary team was buzzing with excitement. And when she finally arrived, it was none other than the queen of pop herself, Kylie Minogue.

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For David Croft, the voice of Formula 1, known for his famous line “It’s lights out, and away we go!”, this was a moment he had been waiting for. It seems like as a longtime fan of Kylie’s music, he couldn’t contain his excitement, and fans could hear it in his voice as he made reference after reference to the singer’s iconic hits.

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David was in full fanboy mode, and a few of the fans loved every minute of it. But not everyone was pleased with the puns and references being made. The team was called out, and fans demanded justice for their suffering at the hands of Crofty.

Kylie Minogue brightens up the weekend in Australia

Kylie Minogue was cheering on Max Verstappen during the Australian GP. The Australian pop legend was also spotted in the Red Bull garage and was also seen chatting with the team’s boss, Christian Horner. But the focus was on the Sky team and David Croft as the fans asked them to stop with their jokes.

With comparisons made between Geri Horner, a Spice Girl and wife of Red Bull boss, and Kylie, the latter emerged as a clear winner for the fans.

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The race itself was a menace, so the focus was taken away from Kylie as Crofty had more things to focus on in the later stages of the race.

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Manan Goel

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Manan Goel is a Formula 1 author at EssentiallySports. As a literature student at Delhi University, he had been a geek for fiction and a nerd for sports. He claims Sebastian Vettel was his first love after seeing him at the Indian Grand Prix, and he has been a fan of the sport and Red Bull ever since.
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Varunkumaar Chelladurai

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