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Handicapped Hamilton surrenders his advantage to Vettel

Lewis Hamilton was left to rue a Mercedes engine problem after he lost the lead of the Formula 1 championship to Sebastian Vettel in Canada yesterday.

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Yorkshire spectator charged with impersonating a medic at Isle of Man TT races

Yorkshire spectator charged with impersonating a medic at Isle of Man TT races

A man will appear before the Isle of Man courts after being charged with impersonating a health care professional at the island's TT races.

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Rider dies in Isle of Man TT practice session

Rider dies in Isle of Man TT practice session

A Manx biker has died after crashing during an Isle of Man TT practice session - just days after a Yorkshire spectator was jailed for trespassing on the track.

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Yorkshire motorbike fan jailed after running onto the road during Isle of Man TT practice session

Yorkshire motorbike fan jailed after running onto the road during Isle of Man TT practice session

A man who caused an Isle of Man TT practice session to be delayed when he ran onto the track has been jailed in the island's only prison.
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Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo celebrates on the podium

Frustrated Hamilton trails home behind Ricciardo in Monaco

Lewis Hamilton lamented the Monaco Grand Prix as the most boring of his career as Daniel Ricciardo nursed his wounded Red Bull across the line for a remarkable victory.

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Lewis Hamilton poses with supporters.

Hamilton is in best form of his F1 career, claims Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton is in the best form of his career, his long-term rival Nico Rosberg has claimed.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, of Britain, celebrates with his team after winning the Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix, at the city circuit, in Baku. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

Hamilton benefits in dramatic denoument to Baku GP

Lewis Hamilton admitted he was lucky to win an eventful Azerbaijan Grand Prix as he ended his six-race victory drought in spectacular fashion.

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Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia jumps off his car after winning the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix

Hamilton looking for fast response to China

Lewis Hamilton has admitted that his hopes of sealing a fifth world championship are in grave danger as his winless start to the new season continued.

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DRIVING FORCE: Britain's Lewis Hamilton steers his Mercedes car during the second practice session in Shanghai. Pictures: AP/Andy Wong

Lewis Hamilton looks to close gap on chief rival Vettel

Lewis Hamilton will start the Chinese Grand Prix with an improbable dream; to win every Formula One race from here until the last round in Abu Dhabi.

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Senna Proctor on the top of the podium at Brands Hatch. Picture: Dennis Goodwin.

Proctor claims debut BTCC victory in dramatic style

BRIDLINGTON’s Senna Proctor claimed a sensational debut victory in the second race of the Dunlop/MSA British Touring Car Championship meeting at Brands Hatch yesterday.

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates on the podium after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix, flanked by third place Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

Hamilton in a rage as Vettel pulls clear

Lewis Hamilton pulled no punches in his damning assessment of Max Verstappen after branding the Red Bull driver a “d***head” following their collision in yesterday’s thrilling Bahrain Grand Prix.

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Dan Cammish. Picture: Dan Cammish.

Trio fly the flag for Yorkshire in the BTCC

Three drivers will be flying the flag for Yorkshire in the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship which gets under way at Brands Hatch this weekend.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.

Mercedes’ Melbourne mistake proves costly for Lewis Hamilton

A DISBELIEVING Lewis Hamilton claimed he was robbed of a slam-dunk victory in Australia after a ruinous mistake by his own Mercedes team gift-wrapped the opening race of the year to Sebastian Vettel.

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RIVALS: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel. Picture: Tim Goode/PA.

Second-best for Hamilton in season-opener in Melbourne

LEWIS HAMILTON had to settle for second at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix after an apparent error by Mercedes gift-wrapped victory to his rival Sebastian Vettel.

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Warming up: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton in Melbourne.

Mark Absolon: Why Formula 1 is crying out for a real title battle

When the lights go out at Melbourne’s Albert Park tomorrow one of the most pivotal seasons in Formula 1’s 68-year history will be under way.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton runs over the ripple strip in turn 2 during the second practice session at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne.

Hamilton and Vettel prepared for epic F1 title battle

Lewis Hamilton is relishing his forthcoming battle of “the best against the best” as he and rival Sebastian Vettel prepare for an historic shoot-out for the Formula 1 world championship.

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Aiming to lay down statement of intent in F1 opener

Aiming to lay down statement of intent in F1 opener

Daniel Ricciardo has called on Red Bull to deliver a championship-winning statement of intent at Formula 1’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix – but fears Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes team will still be the sport’s leading force.

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Valtteri Bottas looks on as Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, right, of Britain celebrates on the podium after winning the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix in 2017

Bottas can emulate Rosberg in unsettling Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas expects tensions to rise with Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes this season as he dares to do the unthinkable and beat the British driver to the Formula 1 world championship.

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Lewis Hamilton

Hamilton issues an ominous warning to rivals

Lewis Hamilton believes he can race beyond 2020 after declaring he wants to open the defence of his Formula 1 championship by obliterating the opposition in Australia next weekend.

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Dan Cammish.

Morley driver Cammish lands plum drive at Honda Racing

MORLEY driver Dan Cammish has been handed a plum drive with top British Touring Car Championship team Honda Yuasa Racing for the 2018 season.

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