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F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton positive for Covid-19

F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton positive for Covid-19

World champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for coronavirus and will miss this weekend's Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain, Formula One's governing body FIA announced Tuesday.

Formula One unveils 8-race schedule in Europe from July 5

Formula One unveils 8-race schedule in Europe from July 5

The Austrian Grand Prix on July 5 will start the Formula One season delayed by the coronavirus outbreak with a further seven European races also confirmed by organisers on Tuesday.

Hamilton seals sixth Formula One title as Bottas wins US Grand Prix

Hamilton seals sixth Formula One title as Bottas wins US Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton eased to his sixth Formula One title by finishing second as Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas took the chequered flag at the the US Grand Prix on Sunday.

Formula One set for record-breaking 22 races in 2020

Formula One set for record-breaking 22 races in 2020

Formula One is set for a record-breaking 22 races next year after the provisional calendar for the 2020 season was released on Thursday.

Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix to increase title lead

Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix to increase title lead

The Mercedes driver led from pole to chequered flag, with Red Bull's Max Verstappen more than eight seconds behind and Ferrari's Vettel a distant third.

Vettel fastest in final Italian GP practice

Vettel fastest in final Italian GP practice

Sebastian Vettel was fastest in final practice for the Italian Grand Prix on Saturday but Mercedes's Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton closed the gap.

Hamilton on pole after rain shakes up Belgian grid

Hamilton on pole after rain shakes up Belgian grid

Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton made the most of the changeable conditions to seize pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix ahead of Ferrari title rival Sebastian Vettel on Saturday.

Lewis Hamilton ends win drought in Azerbaijan

Lewis Hamilton ends win drought in Azerbaijan

Lewis Hamilton celebrated one of the luckiest wins of his career on Sunday after a crash-strewn and chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix that catapulted him into the lead of the Formula One world championship.

Sebastian Vettel marks 200th Formula One race in style

Sebastian Vettel marks 200th Formula One race in style

Sebastian Vettel marked his 200th Formula One race with a thrilling and brilliantly-judged victory for Ferrari in Sunday's dramatic Bahrain Grand Prix.

'Lucky' Hamilton fears Ferrari backlash in Japan

'Lucky' Hamilton fears Ferrari backlash in Japan

Lewis Hamilton rode his luck for the second race in a row to stretch his world championship lead over Sebastian Vettel but said he fears a Ferrari backlash in Japan this week.

Hamilton goes top after Italian GP win

Hamilton goes top after Italian GP win

Lewis Hamilton took over as leader of the drivers' world championship for the first time this year on Sunday when he claimed a lights-to-flag victory as Mercedes dominated the Italian Grand Prix.

Hamilton roars to victory in Chinese Grand Prix

Hamilton roars to victory in Chinese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton powered to victory in a chaotic Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on Sunday, taking swift revenge for his defeat by Sebastian Vettel in the Formula One season-opener.