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Hamilton 'surprised' Petrov named a steward

Lewis Hamilton has expressed "surprise" with the FIA's appointment of Vitaly Petrov as a steward at this weekend's Portuguese GP in the wake of controversial comments made by the former F1 driver. Petrov is making his debut on the four-person stewards' officiating panel as the driver representative, after appearing in 57 grands prix in 2010-12. But comments attributed to the 36-year-old in an interview with Russian outlet Championat provoked controversy after Petrov was quoted as saying Hamilton's wearing of a Breonna Taylor T-shirt at the Tuscan GP was "too much". Petrov was also quoted as saying: "What if one of the drivers comes out as gay? Will they go out with...
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