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Hamilton says failure 'another gift' for Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton says he can't believe he's suffered another reliability issue which "basically gifted" pole position to team-mate Nico Rosberg. The Briton was fastest in Q1 until his front-right brake disc failed, spinning him into the barriers as he braked for Turn 13. The session was then red flagged. Hamilton would eventually qualify 16th as he progressed through to Q2, but couldn't set a time due to the damage to his car. A penalty for Esteban Gutierrez promotes Hamilton to 15th for the race. "Nico has basically got another gift, but we'll do what we can tomorrow," a dejected Hamilton said. "We'll figure something out, there's still a decent amount of races to...
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