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Drivers back Rosberg over Hamilton clash

Champions Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel have backed Nico Rosberg amid the German's run-in with title rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton accused his Mercedes colleague of having deliberately crashed into him at Spa-Francorchamps, but Spaniard Alonso thinks: "It was a racing incident. "It's impossible that Nico from the cockpit could have been so precise with his front wing to have cut a tyre of another car," the Ferrari driver and double world champion told Britain's Sky. "You need to be in surgery at the hospital with that sort of precision. "The bad part of the incident was for Hamilton, but it could have been the other way around -- maybe...
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