Formula 1

F1 ‘silly season’ hits top speed as 2023 grid takes shape
Oscar Piastri denied he would be driving for Alpine in 2023
Behind the scenes

F1 ‘silly season’ hits top speed as 2023 grid takes shape

Twitter explodes with news of driver moves, denials and rumours 
5 Aug 2022
Hamilton on his F1 future: ‘I have plenty of fuel in the tank’
Lewis Hamilton on the podium at the F1 French Grand Prix 
Behind the scenes

Hamilton on his F1 future: ‘I have plenty of fuel in the tank’

Seven-time world champion finished second on his 300th grand prix start
25 Jul 2022
A guide to the F1 2022 season
The F1 drivers pose on the grid at pre-season testing in Bahrain
In Focus

A guide to the F1 2022 season

Max Verstappen and Red Bull lead the title races after 12 rounds
25 Jul 2022
Inside F1’s Paddock Club with Ferrari Trento
Lewis Hamilton, Sergio Pérez and race winner Carlos Sainz celebrate on the podium at Silverstone
Behind the scenes

Inside F1’s Paddock Club with Ferrari Trento

It was a celebration on and off the track at the British GP at Silverstone
14 Jul 2022
A bumpy start to the season for Mercedes, Hamilton and Russell
Mercedes driver George Russell at the F1 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix
Behind the scenes

A bumpy start to the season for Mercedes, Hamilton and Russell

Only four races in and Mercedes already look off the pace
29 Apr 2022
F1: Ferrari ‘back with a bang’ as Leclerc ‘tames the beast’
Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz celebrate in Bahrain
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F1: Ferrari ‘back with a bang’ as Leclerc ‘tames the beast’

The Tifosi celebrate a stunning one-two for Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz
21 Mar 2022
Lewis Hamilton’s future: could he retire from F1? 
Lewis Hamilton reacts after the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
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Lewis Hamilton’s future: could he retire from F1? 

It remains ‘unclear’ if the seven-time world champion will be on the grid in 2022
11 Jan 2022

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Max Verstappen: the miracle that made an F1 champion
Max Verstappen celebrates on the podium in Abu Dhabi 
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Max Verstappen: the miracle that made an F1 champion

Red Bull star snatched Hamilton’s crown in a dramatic finale
16 Dec 2021
Verstappen or Hamilton: F1 title permutations
Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton collided at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix
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Verstappen or Hamilton: F1 title permutations

Rivals are level on points going into Sunday’s final race in Abu Dhabi
6 Dec 2021
Frank Williams: a ‘one of a kind’ F1 team principal
Frank Williams with his daughter Claire
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Frank Williams: a ‘one of a kind’ F1 team principal

Williams Racing founder leaves behind an ‘incredible legacy’ in the sport
29 Nov 2021
Lewis Hamilton’s astonishing victory in Brazil 
Mercedes’ British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium at Interlagos
In Focus

Lewis Hamilton’s astonishing victory in Brazil 

British driver’s win at Interlagos is surely up there with the finest of his career
19 Nov 2021
Lewis Hamilton’s hopes of saving F1 title fade in Texas
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen: unsurpassable?
In Focus

Lewis Hamilton’s hopes of saving F1 title fade in Texas

A canny tyre strategy clocked up another win for Max Verstappen
29 Oct 2021
Formula 1 2021 season guide
Alpine driver Esteban Ocon celebrates his win at the Hungarian Grand Prix
In Focus

Formula 1 2021 season guide

Alpine’s Esteban Ocon won F1’s final race ahead of the summer break 
2 Aug 2021
F1 British Grand Prix: racism overshadows the racing
Lewis Hamilton on the podium following his win at Silverstone 
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F1 British Grand Prix: racism overshadows the racing

Lewis Hamilton suffers racist abuse online after his controversial win at Silverstone
19 Jul 2021
Tennis world divided after Osaka’s French Open withdrawal
Naomi Osaka beat Romania’s Patricia Maria Tig in the French Open first round
Sports Shorts

Tennis world divided after Osaka’s French Open withdrawal

News and reactions from the world of sport, including England’s 26-man squad for Euro 2020
1 Jun 2021
McGregor could do ‘big things’ if he were to buy Man Utd or Celtic
Conor McGregor
Sports Shorts

McGregor could do ‘big things’ if he were to buy Man Utd or Celtic

News and reactions from the world of sport, including Lewis Hamilton’s contract situation at Mercedes
11 May 2021
Team GB will make Olympic history with male and female flag bearers
Two-time Olympic gold medallist Andy Murray was Team GB’s flag bearer at Rio 2016
Sports Shorts

Team GB will make Olympic history with male and female flag bearers

News and reactions from the world of sport, including English cricket and rugby joining the social media boycott
29 Apr 2021
Nagelsmann to join Bayern in record €25m deal for a manager
Julian Nagelsmann will replace Hansi Flick as Bayern head coach
Sports Shorts

Nagelsmann to join Bayern in record €25m deal for a manager

News and reactions from the world of sport, including the $5.2m sale of a LeBron James rookie card
27 Apr 2021
Rachael Blackmore has ‘changed the future’ of horse racing
Minella Times and jockey Rachael Blackmore stormed to victory in the Grand National
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Rachael Blackmore has ‘changed the future’ of horse racing

News and reactions from the world of sport, including Woods’s praise for Masters champion Matsuyama
12 Apr 2021
Bahrain GP provides a ‘classic’ start to the F1 season
F1 Bahrain Grand Prix
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Bahrain GP provides a ‘classic’ start to the F1 season

News and reactions from the world of sport, including a boost for England ahead of Poland clash
29 Mar 2021
Broadcast deal could mark ‘biggest moment’ for WSL
FA Women's Super League
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Broadcast deal could mark ‘biggest moment’ for WSL

News and reactions from the world of sport, including Eddie Jones’s future as England rugby head coach
22 Mar 2021
‘A dark day for the beautiful game’
The Football Association
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‘A dark day for the beautiful game’

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring a £250,000 bet cash out and F1’s fastest street circuit
18 Mar 2021
‘Still a way to go’ ahead of ‘biggest fight ever in British boxing’
Joshua vs. Fury
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‘Still a way to go’ ahead of ‘biggest fight ever in British boxing’

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Man Utd’s pursuit of star striker Erling Haaland
16 Mar 2021
Derby defeat at Arsenal a ‘massive backward step’ for Tottenham
Tottenham’s Erik Lamela scored a ‘rabona’ against Arsenal at the Emirates
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Derby defeat at Arsenal a ‘massive backward step’ for Tottenham

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring F1 tributes to Murray Walker
15 Mar 2021
Giggs’s future ‘in doubt’ as he misses Wales triple-header
Wales boss Ryan Giggs
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Giggs’s future ‘in doubt’ as he misses Wales triple-header

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Ronaldo’s ‘betrayal’ and the women’s Six Nations
10 Mar 2021
Sport shorts: Champions League expansion plan to be agreed
Champions League trophy
In Brief

Sport shorts: Champions League expansion plan to be agreed

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Joachim Low and the Lions women’s team
9 Mar 2021
Sport shorts: foreign spectators ‘could be barred’ from Olympics
Tokyo Olympic Games
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Sport shorts: foreign spectators ‘could be barred’ from Olympics

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Joshua vs. Fury, Euro 2020 and Aston Martin F1
4 Mar 2021
Sport shorts: Lewis Hamilton reveals his ‘driving force’
Lewis Hamilton
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Sport shorts: Lewis Hamilton reveals his ‘driving force’

News and reactions from the world of sport featuring F1, Man City and Ian St John
3 Mar 2021
McLaren’s new F1 car in pictures
McLaren MCL35M
In Focus

McLaren’s new F1 car in pictures

Woking-based Formula 1 team launch new car and take it for a spin around Silverstone
16 Feb 2021
Just for show, not to race: Ferrari SF1000 goes to auction
Scuderia Ferrari SF1000 F1 car
In Brief

Just for show, not to race: Ferrari SF1000 goes to auction

Full-scale replica F1 car is expected to attract bids of between £136,000 and £181,000
3 Dec 2020
F1: Schumacher joins Mazepin in all-new Haas line-up
German driver Mick Schumacher will race in F1 for Haas
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F1: Schumacher joins Mazepin in all-new Haas line-up

And Mercedes confirm George Russell will replace Lewis Hamilton at this weekend’s Sakhir GP
2 Dec 2020
F1: Grosjean hails the ‘halo’ after surviving horror crash
Stewards recover the Haas F1 car following Romain Grosjean’s crash at the Bahrain GP
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F1: Grosjean hails the ‘halo’ after surviving horror crash

Haas car split in two and burst into flames after hitting barriers at Bahrain GP
30 Nov 2020
‘Sir’ Lewis hailed as Britain’s greatest ever sportsman
Lewis Hamilton won his seventh Formula 1 world title after victory at the Turkish GP
In Brief

‘Sir’ Lewis hailed as Britain’s greatest ever sportsman

There are calls for the seven-time F1 champion to be knighted after he equals Michael Schumacher’s title record
16 Nov 2020
Valtteri Bottas on cars, cycling and life during lockdown
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Valtteri Bottas on cars, cycling and life during lockdown

Mercedes’s Finnish driver is an ambassador for luxury watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen
29 Oct 2020
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