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Brake failure 'another gift for Nico' - Hamilton

Sutton Images Enlarge Lewis Hamilton thinks his brake failure which condemned him to 15th on the grid has all but handed victory to Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg for Sunday's German Grand Prix. Hamilton was top of the timesheets in Q1 when he spun out heavily at Turn 9, something Mercedes later confirmed was a right front brake disc failure. Retirements in Australia and Canada hampered his title charge - though Rosberg retired from the British Grand Prix most recently - and the Briton expects to be up against it on Sunday. "Nico has basically got another gift, but we'll do what we can tomorrow," Hamilton said. "We'll figure something out, there's still a decent amount of...
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