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Russian GP: Lewis Hamilton looks to break Nico Rosberg streak
Russian GP: Lewis Hamilton looks to break Nico Rosberg streak

Formula One - Chinese F1 Grand Prix - Shanghai, China - 17/4/16 - Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives during the Chinese Grand Prix. REUTERS/Aly Song Triple world champion Lewis Hamilton is the only Formula One driver to have won the Russian Grand Prix and, with Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg on a red-hot winning streak, needs to keep it that way on Sunday.The Briton will be toiling flat out on May Day, the internati

Apr 28 2016
Lewis Hamilton allowed to re-use power unit that broke in Chinese GP
Lewis Hamilton allowed to re-use power unit that broke in Chinese GP

Lewis Hamilton of Britain arrives for the Laureus World Sports Awards 2016 in Berlin, Germany.1Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will be able to re-use the power unit whose failure sent him to the back of the starting grid at the last race in China, Mercedes said on Monday.The sport's dominant team said in a statement that a thorough investigation had been carried out at the factory last week with the energy recovery system stripped d

Apr 25 2016
10 worst displays of sportsmanship
10 worst displays of sportsmanship

Over the years, there have been several displays of unsportsmanlike behaviour by athletes both on and off the field. Many times, players have escaped without punishment with their errors not spotted by match officials or referees.Here, we look at 10 of the most well-known cases of bad sportsmanship:Lewis Hamilton, Monaco Grand Prix 2015Hamilton refused to acknowledge Rosberg on the podiumLewis Hamilton, fresh off his third World Championship titl

Apr 24 2016
5 great sportspersons and their biggest weaknesses
5 great sportspersons and their biggest weaknesses

These names are among the greatest of the great in their respective sports; they have decimated opponents of every ability and caliber, but they have their own weak spots.Despite being the best of all time, these sportsmen have faltered – as is natural. Here, we look into what their weakest spots are: Novak Djokovic: Clay – specifically, the French OpenThere isn't an opponent Novak Djokovic has not been able to conquer. The r

Apr 21 2016
Chinese GP: Lewis Hamilton in search of silver lining after horror show
Chinese GP: Lewis Hamilton in search of silver lining after horror show

Lewis Hamilton in action during the Chinese GP.Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton cast around for a silver lining after a "horrifying" Chinese Grand Prix weekend and found some solace in the numbers."Not as bad as I thought," the Briton told reporters after discovering he was 'only' 36 points behind Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg with 18 rounds remaining.Rosberg has now won six races in a row, the last three of

Chinese GP: Mercedes felt like four-poster bed, says Lewis Hamilton
Chinese GP: Mercedes felt like four-poster bed, says Lewis Hamilton

Formula One - Chinese F1 Grand Prix - Shanghai, China - 17/4/16 - Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain sits in his car before the Chinese Grand Prix. REUTERS/PoolLewis Hamilton’s Mercedes handled less like a finely-honed racing car and more like a “four-poster bed” after the world champion damaged it in a first-corner collision in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix.“It was like a four-poster bed today,” Hamilton,

Apr 18 2016
Chinese GP: Nico Rosberg heads timing charts after first practice
Chinese GP: Nico Rosberg heads timing charts after first practice

 Nico Rosberg in action during practice for the Chinese Grand Prix.Championship leader Nico Rosberg set the pace for Mercedes in an opening Chinese Grand Prix practice session that was twice stopped for red flags on Friday.Rosberg’s benchmark time of one minute 38.037 seconds was over a tenth faster than second-placed team mate Lewis Hamilton’s best, but neither Mercedes driver had a straightforward session.Rosberg, who leads Ham

Apr 15 2016
Chinese Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton penalised five grid places
Chinese Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton penalised five grid places

Lewis Hamilton walks to the paddock during previews to the Formula One Grand Prix of China. Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton will be hit with a five-place grid penalty for Sunday's Formula One Chinese Grand Prix due to a gearbox change, his Mercedes team confirmed on Thursday."This weekend is going to be tough," Hamilton said on photo sharing site Instagram alongside a picture of fans welcoming him at the Shanghai airport

Apr 14 2016
Chinese GP preview: Lewis Hamilton looks to halt teammate Nico Rosberg's momentum
Chinese GP preview: Lewis Hamilton looks to halt teammate Nico Rosberg's momentum

Formula One - Bahrain F1 Grand Prix - Sakhir, Bahrain - 03/04/16 - Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain sits in his car in the pits. REUTERS/Andrej Isakovic/PoolSHANGHAI (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton has had more success in Shanghai than any other Formula One driver, which makes Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix the ideal location for the triple world champion to end Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg's winning streak.While Rosberg has starte

Apr 14 2016
Lewis Hamilton believes he is mentally tougher than ever
Lewis Hamilton believes he is mentally tougher than ever

Lewis Hamilton during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit.Reigning Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has declared that he is mentally tougher than ever and is confident that his 2016 season is going to come good.The triple world champion heads into this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix trailing Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in the Drivers' Championship after the German's winning streak from the end of l

Apr 11 2016
Bahrain GP: Nico Rosberg romps untroubled to fifth win in a row
Bahrain GP: Nico Rosberg romps untroubled to fifth win in a row

Formula One - Bahrain F1 Grand Prix - Sakhir, Bahrain - 03/04/16 - Mercedes F1 driver Nico Rosberg of Germany drives during the Bahrain GP. REUTERS/Hamad I MohammedGermany's Nico Rosberg romped to his fifth win in a row for Mercedes on Sunday and ended Formula One champion team mate Lewis Hamilton's hopes of a third successive Bahrain Grand Prix victory.Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen, whose team mate Sebastian Vettel failed to start after h

Apr 3 2016
F1 Bahrain GP Results: Nico Rosberg takes second consecutive victory of season
F1 Bahrain GP Results: Nico Rosberg takes second consecutive victory of season

Rosberg has won both races so far in the 2016 season; Raikkonen picks up his first podium of the yearNico Rosberg of Mercedes AMG Petronas won the Bahrain Grand Prix today, taking his second win in a row after his title victory at the Australian Grand Prix. The German driver was followed on the podium by Kimi Raikkoen and Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton, who had been on pole ahead of the race.Polesitter Hamilton was involved in a shunt with Valtte

Apr 3 2016
5 best performances by Formula One debutants
5 best performances by Formula One debutants

 The 2016 season has seen a number of drivers make their Formula One debuts - and a new driver made his at the Bahrain Grand Prix. 2015 GP2 champion Stoffel Vandoorne, as reserve driver for McLaren, took over the seat as a result of Fernando Alonso’s injuries.After we saw three new drivers debut at the Australian Grand Prix – Jolyon Palmer for Renault, andPascal Wehrlein and Rio Haryanto for Manor, we see Vandoorne the fourth roo

Apr 3 2016
Hamilton reprimanded for reversing in pitlane at Bahrain Grand Prix
Hamilton reprimanded for reversing in pitlane at Bahrain Grand Prix

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton is on pole position for Bahrain F1 GPMANAMA (Reuters) - Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton was reprimanded at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Saturday for reversing his Mercedes in the pitlane moments after qualifying on pole position ahead of team mate Nico Rosberg.Stewards said in a statement that the Briton had escaped a more severe sanction "due to the fact that no clear instruction was given to the driver on

Apr 3 2016
Bahrain GP 2016 Qualifying results: Lewis Hamilton on pole
Bahrain GP 2016 Qualifying results: Lewis Hamilton on pole

Lewis Hamilton took pole today and set a track recordDrivers competed today for pole position at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir with Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes AMG Petronas taking his second pole position of the year. Teammate Nico Rosberg finished behind him in second, with Scuderia Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in P3.Sauber’s Felipe Nasr was first to be eliminated, with 2016’s rookie drivers following soon after. Bot

Apr 2 2016
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