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Portuguese GP: Lewis Hamilton stretches Formula 1 lead with victory in Portugal

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Portuguese Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday to stretch his Formula One lead over Red Bull`s Max Verstappen to eight points after three races.

May 02, 2021, 22:04 PM IST

Portuguese GP: Valtteri Bottas keeps Lewis Hamilton waiting for 100th pole

Valtteri Bottas took pole position for the Portuguese Grand Prix on Saturday and denied Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton a record-extending 100th by a mere 0.007 of a second. 

May 02, 2021, 00:50 AM IST

Emilia Romagna GP: Max Verstappen wins at Imola but Lewis Hamilton stays ahead

Red Bull's Max Verstappen won a chaotic and crash-halted Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola on Sunday with Lewis Hamilton second for Mercedes and retaining the lead in the championship by a single point. 

Apr 18, 2021, 22:00 PM IST

Emilia Romagna GP: Lewis Hamilton sees off the Red Bulls to seize his 99th pole

Lewis Hamilton celebrated his 99th Formula One pole position after seeing off Red Bull’s Sergio Perez and Max Verstappen in qualifying for the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola on Saturday. 

 

Apr 17, 2021, 22:33 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton holds off Max Verstappen in epic Bahrain opener

Max Verstappen, who passed the Briton with four laps to go only to have to hand back the lead for exceeding track limits, finished a mere 0.745 seconds behind after starting on pole position. 

Mar 29, 2021, 01:14 AM IST

Bahrain GP: Max Verstappen stuns Lewis Hamilton to take pole for 2021 season opener

Verstappen pipped Hamilton by 0.023s after the first runs in Q3 and though Hamilton improved on his second-timed lap, the chasing Verstappen was going quicker too with purple times in all three sectors to move back ahead for back-to-back pole positions for the first time in his career.

Mar 28, 2021, 08:36 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton signs new one-year contract with Mercedes

The confirmation of Lewis Hamilton’s deal means the 2021 Formula One grid is now complete, with the Briton targeting an unprecedented eighth world championship – and what would be a seventh in eight years. Hamilton will partner Valtteri Bottas, whose one-year deal extension was announced last August, for a fifth successive campaign.    

Feb 08, 2021, 17:03 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton contract talks delayed after COVID-19 diagnosis, says Mercedes boss

Hamilton is sitting out this weekend’s Sakhir Grand Prix after testing positive for the new coronavirus earlier this week.

Dec 05, 2020, 09:21 AM IST

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton takes 98th career pole after record lap at Bahrain Grand Prix

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton claimed the pole with a record lap of 1 min and 27.264 seconds at the qualifying session on Saturday. The pole was Hamilton's tenth of the season.

Nov 28, 2020, 23:17 PM IST

Turkish Grand Prix: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton secures 7th Formula 1 title, equals Michael Schumacher's record

With the win, Hamilton has now taken an unassailable lead iver his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas in the drivers' championship standings with  two races in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi.

Nov 15, 2020, 19:27 PM IST

Mercedes clinch seventh consecutive constructors' title after Lewis Hamilton's win at Imola

Mercedes on Sunday (November 1), became the first team to win seven consecutive Formula One titles. Lewis Hamilton, too, moved closer to Schumacher's record of seven drivers' titles.

Nov 02, 2020, 00:41 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton's future comes more into focus after record 92nd Formula 1 win

Hamilton will be out of contract at the end of the year, by which time the Mercedes driver is likely to have won a record-equalling seventh championship and rank as the most successful driver in the history of the sport.
 

Oct 26, 2020, 15:12 PM IST

Equalling Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins was beyond my wildest dream: Lewis Hamilton

The Briton, heading for a seventh title and set to become the sport`s most successful driver of all time after his Eifel Grand Prix victory at the Nuerburgring, said his achievement would take time to sink in.

Oct 12, 2020, 15:17 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton beaten to Eifel Grand Prix pole by Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas earned his third pole of 2020 after a pacy last lap saw him topple teammate Lewis Hamilton for the pole position 

Oct 10, 2020, 21:48 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton greatest F1 driver of our generation, believes Serena Williams

Mercedes' Hamilton on Saturday took his 96th pole position ahead of the Russian Grand Prix and would be looking to equal Schumacher's record of 91 race wins on Sunday.
 

Sep 27, 2020, 17:51 PM IST

Tuscan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on brink of Michael Schumacher record after three-in-one win

Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton took his tally of Formula One wins to 90 and the brink of Michael Schumacher`s record on Sunday, but he said it felt like he had just done three in a day.

Sep 14, 2020, 12:39 PM IST

Tuscan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton takes pole, Charles LeClerc fifth for Ferrari's 1000th race

Red Bull's Max Verstappen was third and his team mate Alex Albon was nearly 0.5 seconds clear of him at fifth. 

 

 

Sep 13, 2020, 09:46 AM IST

Belgian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton claims 4th win, Ferrari finish outside top 10

Hamilton has thus drawn level with Jim Clark and Kimi Raikkonen on third in the all-time list for Spa victories, behind Michael Schumacher and Ayrton Senna.
 

Aug 31, 2020, 12:59 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton fastest in final Belgian GP practice, Sebastian Vettel finishes last

The Briton vaulted to the top with a time of one minute 43.255 seconds on a cool afternoon at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

Aug 29, 2020, 18:12 PM IST

Birthday boy Valtteri Bottas fastest in opening Belgian Grand Prix practice

Bottas,who turned 31 on Friday, lapped the seven km Spa-Francorchamps track in one minute 44.493 seconds, beating Hamilton by just 0.069 seconds.

Aug 28, 2020, 18:02 PM IST