Hamilton holds his nerve to win action-packed Tuscan Grand Prix


Mugello, Italy: Lewis Hamilton received a busy Tuscan Grand Prix on Sunday to clinch his 90th Formulation One win and transfer only one shy of Michael Schumacher’s file.

The primary Formulation One race on Mugello’s super-fast corners was incident-packed. Two crashes within the first seven laps noticed six drivers exit, with the crimson flag halting the race after the second.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton after winning the Tuscan Grand Prix at the Mugello circuit in Scarperia, Italy on Sunday.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton after successful the Tuscan Grand Prix on the Mugello circuit in Scarperia, Italy on Sunday.Credit score:AP

A second crimson flag late on after Lance Stroll crashed his Racing Level automobile meant one other grid restart – on lap 46 of 59 – and gave Valtteri Bottas one other likelihood to beat race chief Hamilton.

Nonetheless, Hamilton held agency in his Mercedes as Renault’s Daniel Ricciardo tustled with Bottas, who claimed second however misplaced floor to teammate Hamilton within the title race.