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GETTY Daniel Ricciardo says he would relish the prospect of racing alongside Lewis Hamilton as his team-mate at some point. Ricciardo is widely regarded as one of the grid’s very best drivers but Red Bull could see him walk away from the team at the end of 2018. The Australian has less than 12 months left on his contract and is considering his options because he wants to ensure he is in a car that can challenge for a title. And with Valtteri Bottas also out of contract, there has been speculation that Ricciardo might join Hamilton at Mercedes. “I would like to go against Lewis at some point, irrespective of team situation. That would be fun,” Ricciardo told Racer. “People will probably call me