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Six of the Best: One-off winners

From Deep Blue Something to Michael Ricketts, and from M. Night Shamalan to Nick Griffin, all walks of life are full of one-hit wonders, those who've made a one-off only burst for glory and never again scaled the same heights of notoriety or success. Formula One is no different; and of the 105 drivers to have won a Grand Prix race, 33 of those have taken the chequered flag just once – including seven one-time winners of the Indianapolis 500 from the years when the race formed a part of the F1 World Championship. From dogs who had their day to up-and-comers cruelly cut down en route to their prime, there are many reasons why lightning may strike only once for some drivers – as...
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