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Lewis Hamilton opens up on Abu Dhabi heartbreak as he was ‘robbed' of eighth F1 crown

Sir Lewis Hamilton has detailed the inner strength he felt as a result of losing the title in heart-breaking fashion last season. Hamilton was leading the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix heading into the closing stages when the Williams of Nicholas Latifi caused a Safety Car by crashing, and race director Michael Masi made the controversial call ahead of the final lap to allow a limited number of lapped runners to pass. Verstappen, who had bolted on fresh tyres under the Safety Car, took advantage by passing the 37-year-old to take his maiden success, but Mercedes boss Toto Wolff protested the decisions made by race control. Following a detailed investigation by the FIA, they removed Masi from his...
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