Winners and Losers at the Russian Grand Prix

Winners and Losers at the Russian Grand Prix

Formula 1's first visit to the Black Sea resort of Sochi did not deliver a classic, as Lewis Hamilton dominated proceedings to extend his championship advantage over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to 17 points. Here, GPUpdate.net presents its winners and losers from the inaugural Russian Grand Prix. Read more…

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  1. Monday 13 October 2014

  2. Winners and Losers at the Russian Grand Prix 15:43

    Winners and Losers at the Russian Grand Prix

    Formula 1's first visit to the Black Sea resort of Sochi did not deliver a classic, as Lewis Hamilton dominated proceedings to extend his championship...

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  3. Sunday 12 October 2014

  4. Hamilton 'proud' of Mercedes contribution 15:42

    Hamilton 'proud' of Mercedes contribution

    Lewis Hamilton says he is proud of his contribution to the Mercedes team after it secured its first Formula 1 Constructors' title. Hamilton notched up...

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  5. Hamilton takes commanding Sochi win 13:42

    Hamilton takes commanding Sochi win

    Lewis Hamilton claimed a dominant victory in the inaugural Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom, as Mercedes secured its first Constructors' title with...

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  6. Saturday 11 October 2014

  7. Hamilton 'grateful' for first Russian pole 14:24

    Hamilton 'grateful' for first Russian pole

    Lewis Hamilton says he is proud to have taken pole position for Formula 1's inaugural Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom. The Mercedes driver beat...

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  8. Rosberg: Hamilton quicker all weekend 14:03

    Rosberg: Hamilton quicker all weekend

    Nico Rosberg says he had no answer to the pace of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in Saturday's Russian Grand Prix qualifying session, admitting that the...

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  9. Hamilton on pole for inaugural Russian GP 13:09

    Hamilton on pole for inaugural Russian GP

    Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom, getting the better of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and...

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  10. Hamilton stays on top in final practice 10:05

    Hamilton stays on top in final practice

    Lewis Hamilton held on to his position at the top of the timesheets during Saturday's final practice session for the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom,...

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  11. Friday 10 October 2014

  12. Formula 1 drivers praise Sochi Autodrom 16:34

    Formula 1 drivers praise Sochi Autodrom

    Formula 1 drivers have praised Sochi Autodrom after the first day of practice for the Russian Grand Prix. The 5.848-km, semi-permanent street circuit,...

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  13. Hamilton impressed by McLaren pace 13:51

    Hamilton impressed by McLaren pace

    Lewis Hamilton says he was impressed by the pace of former team McLaren on the opening day of practice for the Russian Grand Prix. Jenson Button finished...

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  14. Hamilton dominates second Sochi practice 12:34

    Hamilton dominates second Sochi practice

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton dominated Friday afternoon's second Russian Grand Prix practice session at Sochi Autodrom, finishing more than eight tenths...

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  15. Wednesday 8 October 2014

  16. Hamilton wants to 'keep up run of results' 18:07

    Hamilton wants to 'keep up run of results'

    Lewis Hamilton has set his sights on claiming a fourth successive victory at the inaugural Russian Grand Prix this weekend. Hamilton increased his...

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  17. Sunday 5 October 2014

  18. Hamilton did a better job, Rosberg admits 10:17

    Hamilton did a better job, Rosberg admits

    Nico Rosberg has admitted that Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton deserved to beat him to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix. Rosberg led the early stages...

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  19. Hamilton wins shortened Japanese GP 09:17

    Hamilton wins shortened Japanese GP

    Lewis Hamilton won a truncated Japanese Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel, with the race stopped after a...

    F1
  20. Saturday 4 October 2014

  21. Hamilton hails 'fantastically fast' Rosberg 08:05

    Hamilton hails 'fantastically fast' Rosberg

    Lewis Hamilton has admitted that Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg was out of reach during qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix. Hamilton, on the back...

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  22. Friday 3 October 2014

  23. Rosberg confident after first day at Suzuka 09:57

    Rosberg confident after first day at Suzuka

    Nico Rosberg expressed confidence over his and Mercedes' pace after Friday's pair of practice sessions for the Japanese Grand Prix. Rosberg topped the...

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  24. Hamilton: More time to come after error 09:18

    Hamilton: More time to come after error

    Lewis Hamilton says he was surprised by the gap Mercedes held over its rivals on the first day of practice at Suzuka, but reckons it could have been greater...

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  25. Hamilton tops interrupted second practice 07:33

    Hamilton tops interrupted second practice

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton moved to the top of the timesheets in an interrupted second practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix that featured...

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  26. 01:00

    Video of the Day: Hamilton's Suzuka guide

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  27. Thursday 2 October 2014

  28. Hamilton expects 'stronger than ever' Rosberg 11:44

    Hamilton expects 'stronger than ever' Rosberg

    Lewis Hamilton says he expects Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to be "stronger than ever" at the Japanese Grand Prix, as the latter looks to recover from...

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  29. Monday 29 September 2014

  30. Hamilton yearning for first Suzuka win 11:58

    Hamilton yearning for first Suzuka win

    Lewis Hamilton has his sights fixed on claiming his first ever victory at the Suzuka circuit this weekend. Although Hamilton is a winner of the Japanese...

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  31. Friday 26 September 2014

  32. 05:07

    Video of the Day: Hamilton on title race

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  33. Tuesday 23 September 2014

  34. Lauda: Hamilton worth every penny 17:12

    Lauda: Hamilton worth every penny

    Niki Lauda says Lewis Hamilton showed why he is paid what he is after his second win in a row and his seventh of the season in the Singapore Grand...

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  35. Hamilton not relieved to be on top in title race 10:44

    Hamilton not relieved to be on top in title race

    Lewis Hamilton says he is not relieved to have re-taken the lead in the battle for the 2014 Formula 1 Drivers' title. Hamilton had been 22 points adrift...

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  36. Winners and Losers at the Singapore Grand Prix 08:32

    Winners and Losers at the Singapore Grand Prix

    The 2014 edition of the Singapore Grand Prix was a slow burner but nonetheless vitally important in the context of the championship fight. Lewis Hamilton...

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  37. Sunday 21 September 2014

  38. Vettel questions timing of Hamilton move 16:35

    Vettel questions timing of Hamilton move

    Sebastian Vettel reckons Lewis Hamilton took more risks than he needed to when passing him during Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix. Vettel, on a two-stop...

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  39. Hamilton hails 'clean' Singapore weekend 16:13

    Hamilton hails 'clean' Singapore weekend

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was pleased after a "clean" Singapore Grand Prix weekend culminated in him taking a vital win. Hamilton led for the...

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  40. Hamilton takes title lead with Singapore win 15:10

    Hamilton takes title lead with Singapore win

    Lewis Hamilton moved into the lead of the championship with a commanding victory in Sunday night's Singapore Grand Prix, taking full advantage of Mercedes...

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  41. Hamilton: Rosberg relations 'back to normal' 10:41

    Hamilton: Rosberg relations 'back to normal'

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says that his relationship with team-mate Nico Rosberg is 'back to normal' following the pair's collision at the Belgian...

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  42. Saturday 20 September 2014

  43. Hamilton pleased to recover from early error 15:57

    Hamilton pleased to recover from early error

    Lewis Hamilton says he was pleased with his recovery after an early error threatened to ruin his final qualifying attempt in Singapore. The Mercedes...

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  44. Hamilton pips Rosberg to Singapore pole 15:07

    Hamilton pips Rosberg to Singapore pole

    Lewis Hamilton beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to pole position during a tight qualifying session in Singapore, with Red Bull duo Daniel Ricciardo and...

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  45. Friday 19 September 2014

  46. Hamilton still not happy with car balance 17:15

    Hamilton still not happy with car balance

    Lewis Hamilton says he is still not comfortable with the handling of his car, despite topping Friday's combined timesheets in Singapore. The Mercedes...

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  47. Hamilton moves ahead in second practice 16:03

    Hamilton moves ahead in second practice

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton moved to the top of the times during Friday's second practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix, narrowly outpacing...

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  48. 05:06

    Video of the Day: Hamilton's Singapore guide

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  49. Thursday 18 September 2014

  50. Watson: Rosberg to gain from new radio rules 11:03

    Watson: Rosberg to gain from new radio rules

    Ex-Formula 1 driver John Watson says he is expecting championship leader Nico Rosberg to gain an advantage over Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton as a...

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  51. Wednesday 17 September 2014

  52. Wolff: Rosberg and Hamilton almost 'enemies' 09:37

    Wolff: Rosberg and Hamilton almost 'enemies'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are almost like "enemies" as the battle for the Formula 1 Drivers' title heads into its...

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  53. Sunday 14 September 2014

  54. I'm still in the title hunt, says Hamilton 06:02

    I'm still in the title hunt, says Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton is adamant that he remains in the hunt for this year's World Championship as he bids to close down the 22-point advantage currently enjoyed...

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  55. Tuesday 9 September 2014

  56. Coulthard: Hamilton has upper hand 12:30

    Coulthard: Hamilton has upper hand

    David Coulthard reckons Lewis Hamilton now has "the upper hand" in the fight with Nico Rosberg to be crowned 2014 Formula 1 World Champion. Hamilton put...

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  57. Hamilton dislikes 'awkward' Rosberg boos 09:43

    Hamilton dislikes 'awkward' Rosberg boos

    Lewis Hamilton says he disliked the boos Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg received after they finished one-two in last weekend's Italian Grand Prix and that...

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  58. Winners and Losers at the Italian Grand Prix 08:12

    Winners and Losers at the Italian Grand Prix

    Lewis Hamilton claimed his sixth victory of the 2014 season after taking advantage of a couple of errors from Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, while Felipe...

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  59. Monday 8 September 2014

  60. Mercedes shuns Monza conspiracy talk 09:24

    Mercedes shuns Monza conspiracy talk

    Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff has brushed aside claims that the team helped Lewis Hamilton win the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton moved into the lead...

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  61. Sunday 7 September 2014

  62. Rosberg admits Hamilton forced mistake 15:42

    Rosberg admits Hamilton forced mistake

    Nico Rosberg has admitted that Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton forced him into his costly error at the Italian Grand Prix. Rosberg was leading at Monza...

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  63. Hamilton chose to ignore engineer advice 15:21

    Hamilton chose to ignore engineer advice

    Lewis Hamilton says his decision to ignore advice from his race engineer played a key role in him winning the Italian Grand Prix. After a poor start,...

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  64. Hamilton overcomes Rosberg for Monza win 14:29

    Hamilton overcomes Rosberg for Monza win

    Lewis Hamilton made inroads into Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg's title lead by recovering from a poor start to claim victory in the Italian Grand Prix,...

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  65. Saturday 6 September 2014

  66. Hamilton 'grateful' for smooth session 14:38

    Hamilton 'grateful' for smooth session

    Lewis Hamilton has said that he is "grateful" after a relatively smooth Italian Grand Prix qualifying session yielded pole position. Mercedes driver...

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  67. Hamilton beats Rosberg to Monza pole 14:04

    Hamilton beats Rosberg to Monza pole

    Lewis Hamilton prevented Nico Rosberg from notching up a fifth straight pole position by beating his Mercedes team-mate to the top spot during Saturday's...

    F1
  68. Hamilton on top as Rosberg hits trouble 11:03

    Hamilton on top as Rosberg hits trouble

    Lewis Hamilton returned to the top of the order during final practice for the Italian Grand Prix, while Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg this time suffered...

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  69. Friday 5 September 2014

  70. Hamilton upbeat despite technical trouble 16:04

    Hamilton upbeat despite technical trouble

    Lewis Hamilton remains confident over his Italian Grand Prix chances despite a troubled opening day at Monza. The Mercedes driver topped Friday's first...

    F1
  71. Hamilton fastest in opening Monza practice 10:33

    Hamilton fastest in opening Monza practice

    Lewis Hamilton set the standard during Friday's first practice session for the Italian Grand Prix at Monza, finishing comfortably ahead of McLaren's Jenson...

    F1
  72. 04:14

    Video of the Day: Hamilton's Monza guide

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  73. Thursday 4 September 2014

  74. Hamilton unsure of FIA stance after Spa 16:00

    Hamilton unsure of FIA stance after Spa

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton admits that he is unsure of governing body the FIA's stance when it comes to racing limits after his clash with team-mate...

    F1
  75. Monday 1 September 2014

  76. I won't give up in title fight, Hamilton vows 18:04

    I won't give up in title fight, Hamilton vows

    Lewis Hamilton insists that he will not give up in his quest for the 2014 Formula 1 title, as he looks to cut Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg's 29-point...

    F1
  77. Friday 29 August 2014

  78. Mercedes drivers react to crunch talks 14:53

    Mercedes drivers react to crunch talks

    Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton have publicly responded to the clear-the-air talks staged at the team's Brackley factory on Friday, in the...

    F1
  79. Rosberg accepts responsibility for Spa clash 13:07

    Rosberg accepts responsibility for Spa clash

    Nico Rosberg has "acknowledged his responsibility" and apologised for clashing with team-mate Lewis Hamilton at last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix, says...

    F1
  80. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Hamilton at Goodwood

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  81. Thursday 28 August 2014

  82. Webber: Mercedes not a team at the moment 12:04

    Webber: Mercedes not a team at the moment

    Mark Webber says there is a lack of cohesion at Mercedes as its drivers fight for individual glory. While the Brackley-based outfit leads nearest rivals...

    F1
  83. Jordan: Mercedes rudderless without Brawn 09:49

    Jordan: Mercedes rudderless without Brawn

    If Ross Brawn was still in charge at Mercedes, the collision between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton at the Belgian Grand Prix would not have happened. That...

    F1
  84. Tuesday 26 August 2014

  85. FIA will not take action against Rosberg 16:38

    FIA will not take action against Rosberg

    The FIA has no plans to investigate Nico Rosberg despite Lewis Hamilton's claims that German admitted he had deliberately crashed into him during last...

    F1
  86. Alonso: Mercedes will struggle to keep peace 13:05

    Alonso: Mercedes will struggle to keep peace

    Fernando Alonso believes Mercedes will find it "difficult" to keep both Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton happy this season. Relations between the two...

    F1
  87. Button: Shame it is not a cleaner fight 09:35

    Button: Shame it is not a cleaner fight

    McLaren's Jenson Button says it is a "shame" that it is not a "cleaner fight" between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton for title this season. His comments...

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  88. Monday 25 August 2014

  89. 15:40

    Video: Rosberg denies Hamilton claims

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