1 month Lewis Hamilton wins in Belgium Manilatimes |Sports
SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium: Lewis Hamilton stretched his lead in the drivers’ world championship and closed to within two wins of Michael Schumacher’s Formula One record of 91 on Sunday (Monday in Manila) with a majestic, if ultimately tense, Belgian Grand Prix victory. The series leader and six-time champion registered his 89th career win with another flawless drive to take his fourth Belgian triumph, finishing 8.448 seconds clear of his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas. It was Hamilton’s fifth win in seven races this year and extended his record run of point-scoring races to 40. Max Verstappen came third for Red Bull, seven ... more