Newly-crowned world champion Lewis Hamilton has revealed that his grandfather passed away in the build-up to clinching his fifth world championship at the Mexico Grand Prix. He even had a drive off into the grass when he missed the corner out of the long straight at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez.
Hamilton could have let the Red Bulls ride off from the start, but he'd promised to look for a shot to grab the lead.
Lewis Hamilton said on Saturday that he is wary of any possible contact with Sebastian Vettel at the start of Sunday's Mexican Grand Prix after the pair qualified together on the second row of the grid.
For Fernando Alonso his final flying lap was particularly important - the Spaniard had had his first time deleted by the stewards for exceeding track limits, which he blamed on his McLaren team for sending him out too close behind teammate Stoffel Vandoorne.
He was "super angry" and couldn't sleep, but Max Verstappen sealed one of the most dominant victories of his career at the Mexican GP. He's leaving the team for Renault in 2019.
Hamilton wrapped up the title with two races left. Both drivers were reprimanded for unsafe racing moves and team tensions were high.
Last year's race victor Verstappen, 21, had dominated all three practise sessions and was fastest before Ricciardo produced a scorching effort at the high-altitude Hermanos Rodriguez circuit. But the overall achievement is magnificent and Lewis's driving this year has been peerless so we have to be happy. We had our chances, we used a lot of them but some we did not.
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Hamilton said he'd like to go for a win to punctuate a season championship, but he doesn't give himself much of a chance to do that Sunday.
But while Red Bull's pace in Mexico was welcome, Verstappen also knows it's a rarity.
He'll want to be cautious from the start as the cars barrel through the opening long run into the first turn.
He had been wary of a repeat of last year's collision with the Ferrari driver.
Hamilton then fought back to ninth place - a result that, even though he was lapped by race victor Verstappen, was still enough to secure the championship.
Vettel's tilt for victory saw him pull off impressive overtakes on Ricciardo and Hamilton over the course of the race, but he ultimately finished as runner-up to Verstappen.
Immediately after qualifying, Hamilton was asked if he would take a cautious approach to Turn 1, and replied: "Well you saw what happened past year with the red auto behind, so I don't know. If not, I'll hold position".
She is in the middle of the second year of a three year contract, which reportedly pays her more than $20 million a year. She apologized in a tearful message to viewers on Wednesday's episode of her show, as well as privately to her staff.
Martial has had to wait patiently for opportunities at Old Trafford but appears to have finally won over his manager. However, the United team news was leaked ahead of last Saturday's draw with Chelsea and it proved correct.
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Following their grand welcome to the island, Meghan and Harry changed into their formal wear for the Fijian state dinner . Behind Prince Charles is Prince William, followed by Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Louis, and Prince Harry .
Sirisena had pledged accountability for war atrocities, but has faced worldwide criticism for being slow to deliver on justice. In a telephonic conversation with a TV station, Wickremesinghe said "I will continue to be the Prime Minister".
The six winning numbers were printed on a ticket sold at the store off Lee Vaughn Road, about a 6.5km drive from city hall. They added, "Take a deep breath and enjoy the moment!" He entered the state's Mega Millions pool with 141 other people.
In a press conference, an official said there were multiple causalities inside, including three officers who have been shot. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the attack on Pittsburgh's Tree of Life synagogue Saturday.
Palestinians gather at the Israel-Gaza fence during a protest calling for lifting the blockade on Gaza, in Gaza, October 26, 2018. Reports Friday suggested a deal had been reached that would see the protests end in exchange for an easing of the blockade.
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Ronald Lowy, a Miami attorney, said Sayoc showed no ability at the time to back up his threat with any bomb-making expertise. The latest packages, addressed to former Vice President Joe Biden , are similar to eight others found earlier this week.
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Pakistan beat Australia by 66 runs in first T20
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Ethiopia has a female President
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Utah Utes track athlete Lauren McCluskey shot and killed
The university also tweeted , "Shooting suspect still on foot". "Last night, the University of Utah lost one of our own". The suspect believed to be responsible for her death was found dead a short time later at an off-campus location.