12 Jun '11, 6pm

Motor Racing: Hamilton crashes out of Canadian Grand Prix

Motor Racing: Hamilton crashes out of Canadian Grand Prix

MONTREAL: Former world champion Lewis Hamilton crashed out of the Canadian Grand Prix after colliding with McLaren teammate Jenson Button after just eight laps of Sunday's rain-hit race. Hamilton came off worst when he tried - and failed - to get past his fellow Briton. "Jenson made a mistake into the corner and I got the run on him," Hamilton, who had already been involved in feisty tussles with Mark Webber and Michael Schumacher, told the BBC. "I felt I was halfway up the outside, but he kept moving across - whether or not he saw me I don't know, but then I was in the wall." Button had been stunned by the move. "What's he doing?" complained Button over the team radio as the safety car was summoned onto the track. It was a second successive controversial race for the 26-year-old Hamilton. At the Monaco Grand Prix two weeks ago, the Englishman was penalised for collisions ...

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Bahrain Grand Prix back on 2011 calendar

Bahrain Grand Prix back on 2011 calendar

straitstimes.com 03 Jun '11, 2pm

The Bahrain Grand Prix, postponed from its original date earlier this season due to political turmoil and civil unrest in ...