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Hamilton: Vettel's ‘human-error’ a result of pushing for F1 title 

Lewis Hamilton has moved to defend Sebastian Vettel after his closest Formula 1 title rival made a costly mistake at the French Grand Prix.  Hamilton dominated proceedings on F1’s return to France after its 10-year hiatus from the calendar and led from start to finish at Paul Ricard to move 14 points clear of Vettel in his quest to beat the German to a fifth drivers’ world championship.  Vettel made a fast start from third on the grid but ploughed into Valtteri Bottas at Turn 1, causing the Mercedes driver to suffer a puncture and spin. Vettel also dropped down the order with front-wing damage and was handed a five-second time penalty for causing the collision, before recovering to...
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