US Advokat of the Year 2020: Lewis Hamilton wins new Laureus award!
in the realm of perfection: Hamilton hunts next milestone
the guitar of David Bowie obeyed Lewis Hamilton then did not like his racing car. © Bryn Lennon / Getty Pool / AP / DPA has another spark in view: Lewis Hamilton. «Forgives all the mistakes, I'm really not good," wrote the Formula 1 world champion to the video of his solo on the black instrument that had once given him the British pop-legend. In the days before the third season's race in Portugal, the World Cup leader sought some distraction from the narrow title duel with challenger max.
Seven Formula 1 World Championalso belongs to the winners at the Laureau World Sports Award this year. The Mercedes pilot is awarded the first athlete at all for his social commitment with the "Laureus Athlete Advocate of the Year Award".
Digital awards in Seville has been awarded numerous sports stars on Thursday night, including Liverpool Stürmer Mo Salah or the Tennis Professions Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka. A special price was reintroduced this year.
The "Athlete Advocate of the Year Award" should honor the special influence of athletes on society. Hamilton was selected as the first award winner, because he has set up in the previous year "decided and open to equal opportunities", it says in the justification.
F1 Training Portugal 2021: Hamilton sets fastest time in front of Verstappen
© Motorsport Images Lewis Hamilton secured the fastest time on Friday in Portimao championship leader Lewis Hamilton on Friday at the Grand Prix of Portugal in Portimao, the fastest achieved ( 1: 19.837 minutes). The Mercedes pilot was after a total of two hours free training at the Algarve by 0.143 seconds faster than his great title rivale Max (Red Bull). After had bothbled both about problems with the balance, they continued with stages at the beginning of afternoon training.
The "Black Lives-Matter" logo on its helmet, the blackracing suit or the gesture before each Grand Prix are expression of his commitment against racism and for equality. In his thank-on speech, the 36-year-old describes: "This past year was incredibly difficult for so many."
"But", he realizes, "It was encouraging to see how the power of our collective voices has triggered new conversations and changes. The influence of each individual, which has gotten up, is so inspiring that I would like to thank you. "
The global uprising in the previous year - triggered by the murder of George Floyd - had been "monumental", says Hamilton. This fight against many years of systematic racism must be continued. "We all have to see each other as responsible for a positive change in our world."
Scott Dixon dominates first race of IndyCar weekend doubleheader at Texas
Reigning series champion Scott Dixon led 206 of the 212 laps on the 1.44 mile oval at Texas Motor Speedway in a record-breaking drive.Dixon led 206 of the 212 laps at the 1.44-mile oval in a record-breaking drive. By winning, Dixon has now won at least one race in 19 seasons, breaking A.J. Foyt’s record of 18 different seasons.
The Briton knows: "We have to deal with ourselves, so that the promises of last year are put into action. I really believe we will work together." He will continue to occur for these concerns, he also emphasizes.
For Hamilton, it is already its third award according to the "Breakthrough Award" 2008 and the "Sportsman of the Year Award" in the previous year. Also for the past season he was nominated again in this category, but this time the grand prize went to Nadal.
The Mercedes Rennstall was also nominated in the category "World Team of the Year", which the team could win in 2018. This time, Champions League winner and Bundesliga master Bayern Munich was victorious.
The winners are excellent from the members of the Laureus World Sports Academy, the living legend of the sport. The Laureus Foundation was launched by Mercedes parent concerts Daimler and Richemont.
Motor racing-Hamilton takes fifth Spanish Grand Prix win in a row .
US-MOTOR-F1-SPAIN:Motor racing-Hamilton takes fifth Spanish Grand Prix win in a rowThe Briton's 98th career victory, from his 100th pole position, was his third win in four races and sent him 14 points clear of Red Bull's Max Verstappen, who clawed back a point for the fastest lap and finished second.