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Hamilton showed another important quality in Russia – Hakkinen

Mika Hakkinen was impressed with one specific quality displayed by Lewis Hamilton in the Russian Grand Prix, one which allowed the race to come to the Mercedes driver. After a slow start to his afternoon in Sochi, Hamilton progressed from P6 into the top-three during his first stint, and eventually found himself chasing race leader Lando Norris during his second stint. As he was reeling in the McLaren driver, the seven-time world champion made the timely call to switch to the intermediate tyres when the rain set in while Norris remained out on track. As conditions worsened in the closing laps, Hamilton took command and sailed to a milestone 100th career win in F1. An impressed Hakkinen...
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