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Lewis Hamilton

Born: January 7, 1985 (age 33)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Stevenage
Nationality: Great Britain British

Team: Mercedes
Current Rank: No. 1 (256 points)
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
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Sports Mole has 2,238 articles about Lewis Hamilton. Articles 1 to 40:
Geraint Thomas pictured in August 2018
Geraint Thomas beats Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane to BBC SPOTY crown
The Tour de France champion becomes the fourth cyclist to win the prize in the last decade.
Dec 16, 21:54
England captain Bobby Moore on shoulders of teammates holding aloft the Jules Rimet trophy in 1966
Moore voted the greatest sports personality of all time
The poll was held to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year award.
Nov 27, 00:02
Lewis Hamilton gives thumbs up after securing pole at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 25, 2018
Verstappen will push me hard in 2019, predicts F1 champion Lewis Hamilton
Red Bull driver finished the 2018 season strongly.
Nov 26, 14:50
Nico Hulkenberg in action during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in November 2018
Lucky escape for Hulkenberg in Abu Dhabi as Hamilton claims another victory
Hulkenberg was trapped in his Renault when it caught fire.
Nov 25, 18:01
Lewis Hamilton gives thumbs up after securing pole at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 25, 2018
Result: Hamilton ends season on a high in Abu Dhabi
The Briton rounded off a successful year with an 11th victory of the season in the Middle East.
Nov 25, 15:16
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Hamilton claims pole position in Abu Dhabi
The Mercedes driver is bidding to end his title-winning season on a high.
Nov 24, 14:34
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Lewis Hamilton fastest in final practice in Abu Dhabi
Hamilton is bidding for an 11th victory of the year.
Nov 24, 11:25
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
10 things we learned from the 2018 Formula One season
Lewis Hamilton was crowned world champion for a fifth time after beating Sebastian Vettel with two rounds remaining.
Nov 23, 06:02
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Hamilton takes plaudits as driver of the year in Formula One
A look back at the campaign with the season almost over.
Nov 23, 06:01
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Lewis Hamilton responds after criticism over 'poor' India comment
Hamilton said it 'felt strange to drive past homeless people and then arrive in a huge arena'.
Nov 15, 13:05
Max Verstappen Red Bull
Verstappen fires expletives at Ocon as collision hands Brazil win to Hamilton
Verstappen was in complete control of the race after passing both Mercedes and both Ferrari cars in a superb performance.
Nov 11, 19:12
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Lewis Hamilton threatens to leave F1 if season is increased to 25 races
There are 21 races this season, with a Grand Prix in Vietnam set to be added in 2020.
Nov 8, 17:01
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Pace difference 'serious problem' for F1 - Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton says the gap between the top teams and the others in the field is a "serious problem" for formula one.
Oct 23, 15:04
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Wolff not counting Hamilton's title chickens yet
Although Lewis Hamilton has reached his first 'match point' of 2018, his boss Toto Wolff insists it is not over yet.
Oct 9, 06:51
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
Vettel 'accepts he cannot win' - Villeneuve
Former world champions Jacques Villeneuve and Mika Hakkinen disagree about the fatal mistake committed by Sebastian Vettel at Suzuka.
Oct 9, 06:50
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
Bottas coping well with end of 2018 season - Wolff
Valtteri Bottas is coping well with a difficult end to his 2018 campaign.
Oct 8, 15:46
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
F1 struggling to explain Ferrari decline
The F1 paddock is scratching its head about the strange and sudden decline of Ferrari's 2018 championship assault.
Oct 8, 15:45
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
Vettel rules out leaving Ferrari
Sebastian Vettel says he is not going to leave Ferrari just because his 2018 title campaign is in tatters.
Oct 8, 15:45
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
5 things we learned from the Japanese Grand Prix
Vettel is not in Hamilton's league, Rosberg is missed and McLaren face the unthinkable.
Oct 8, 08:12
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
Hamilton 'surprised' by Ferrari team orders stance
Lewis Hamilton says he is "surprised" Ferrari has not played more of a team game in the fight for the 2018 world championship.
Oct 5, 08:27
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
McLaren, Williams plight saddens Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton says he is sad that two of F1's most famous names are now struggling at the back.
Oct 5, 08:26
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
Hamilton heaps more pressure on Vettel with practice double in Japan
The Briton has won five of the last six grands prix and holds a 50-point lead over his German title rival.
Oct 5, 08:17
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Bottas admits Mercedes team orders could continue in Japan
The Finn was told to move aside for team-mate Hamilton in Russia.
Oct 4, 10:36
Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2018
Bottas 'more disciplined than Barrichello' - Todt
Valtteri Bottas handled the team orders saga of Sochi last weekend admirably.
Oct 4, 08:20
Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2018
Bottas could be asked to move aside for Hamilton
A rare mistake from Hamilton in qualifying allowed Bottas to put his car on pole position.
Oct 2, 17:16
Bernie Ecclestone formula 1 Niki Lauda
Putin on a show – 5 things we learned from the Russian Grand Prix
Race in Sochi – attended by the Russian leader – was dominated by the Mercedes team orders controversy.
Oct 1, 11:45
Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2018
Toto Wolff happy to take the rap for Mercedes' team order
Mercedes ordered Valtteri Bottas to move aside for Lewis Hamilton at the midway point in Russia.
Oct 1, 04:30
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
Vettel backs Mercedes over Bottas call, saying it was a 'no-brainer'
Vettel backs Mercedes over Bottas call, saying it was a 'no-brainer'
Sep 30, 17:58
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Hamilton admits win 'doesn't feel great' but stands by Mercedes decision
Valtteri Bottas was leading when he was ordered to let his team-mate pass at the Sochi Autodrom.
Sep 30, 17:38
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Hamilton wins in Russia after Bottas ordered to let him pass
Controversial call helps British driver extend his championship lead.
Sep 30, 13:57
Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix on September 16, 2018
5 talking points ahead of the Russian Grand Prix
Can Sebastian Vettel close the gap on leader Lewis Hamilton?
Sep 26, 18:50
Spanish GP 2014
Jarno Trulli slams current state of Formula 1
Former F1 driver Jarno Trulli slams the way the sport has changed since he stopped racing seven seasons ago.
Sep 25, 12:55
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2018
Sebastian Vettel not giving up on 2018 title
Sebastian Vettel indicates that he has not given up on clinching the 2018 world championship title.
Sep 19, 13:25
Spanish GP 2014
Lewis Hamilton wants to secure F1 title in style by winning every race
The 33-year-old is 40 points clear of rival Sebastian Vettel.
Sep 17, 12:53
Spanish GP 2014
Formula One title race – how Hamilton and Vettel fared during 2017 run-in
Hamilton is 40 points clear of Sebastian Vettel in the standings.
Sep 17, 12:52
Spanish GP 2014
5 things we learned from the Singapore Grand Prix
Hamilton has moved 40 points clear of his title rival Sebastian Vettel.
Sep 17, 11:04
Lewis Hamilton at the British GP on July 7, 2018
Hamilton urging caution, despite extending championship lead in Singapore
Hamilton has a 40-point lead over Sebastian Vettel.
Sep 17, 07:53
Spanish GP 2014
Lewis Hamilton hails 'magic' lap to seal Singapore pole for Mercedes
Hamilton delivered one of the laps of his life to stun the opposition at the Marina Bay Street Circuit.
Sep 15, 22:59
Spanish GP 2014
Lewis Hamilton springs a surprise in Singapore qualifying
Hamilton's qualifying success brought a 79th career pole position.
Sep 15, 15:37
Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene during the Australian Grand Prix press conference on March 23, 2018
Maurizio Arrivabene apologised to Valtteri Bottas for 'butler' comment
Maurizio Arrivabene says that he has apologised directly to Valtteri Bottas for comments made after the recent Italian Grand Prix.
Sep 12, 13:20

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