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Nov 23, 2014
Nov 23, 2014
Nov 23, 2014

Williams save the best for last

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Resurgent Williams saved the best to last on Sunday with a double podium finish and points bonanza in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The former champions, ninth overall last season with just five points, cashed in like a lottery winner with their one-race haul of 66 ensuring the team ended the year at heights last visited more than a decade ago.

Nov 23, 2014

Motor racing-Williams save the best for last

ABU DHABI, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Resurgent Williams saved the best to last on Sunday with a double podium finish and points bonanza in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The former champions, ninth overall last season with just five points, cashed in like a lottery winner with their one-race haul of 66 ensuring the team ended the year at heights last visited more than a decade ago.

Nov 23, 2014

Dad’s the word as family spring surprise on champ

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton had assured everyone his family would not be with him on the biggest weekend of his Formula One career but they thought otherwise.

As the Mercedes driver took the chequered flag in Abu Dhabi for the race win and his second title, father Anthony, brother Nic, step-mother Linda and girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger were there to celebrate.

Nov 23, 2014

Hamilton savours his greatest day

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton declared Sunday the greatest day of his life after ending a thrilling season with his second Formula One world championship.

If winning the first title with McLaren after a last-gasp move in Brazil in 2008 was special, then the triumph under the Abu Dhabi floodlights was something else again.

Nov 23, 2014

Motor racing-Hamilton savours his greatest day

ABU DHABI, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton declared Sunday the greatest day of his life after ending a thrilling season with his second Formula One world championship.

If winning the first title with McLaren after a last-gasp move in Brazil in 2008 was special, then the triumph under the Abu Dhabi floodlights was something else again.

Nov 23, 2014

Hamilton and Rosberg shake hands on epic season

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton hailed Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg as a “phenomenal competitor” on Sunday after the beaten German extended a congratulatory hand to his triumphant Formula One title rival.

“Perhaps things naturally will ease up a little now,” said the Briton, a double world champion after Rosberg’s bid to thwart him was hampered by engine troubles that left him out of the points.

Nov 23, 2014

Motor racing-Dad’s the word as family spring surprise on champ

ABU DHABI, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton had assured everyone his family would not be with him on the biggest weekend of his Formula One career but they thought otherwise.

As the Mercedes driver took the chequered flag in Abu Dhabi for the race win and his second title, father Anthony, brother Nic, step-mother Linda and girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger were there to celebrate.

Nov 23, 2014

Motor racing-Hamilton and Rosberg shake hands on epic season

ABU DHABI, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton hailed Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg as a “phenomenal competitor” on Sunday after the beaten German extended a congratulatory hand to his triumphant Formula One title rival.

“Perhaps things naturally will ease up a little now,” said the Briton, a double world champion after Rosberg’s bid to thwart him was hampered by engine troubles that left him out of the points.

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