Max Verstappen, Hungary, Lewis Hamilton, Red Bull

Max Verstappen, Hungary

Formula 1: Hamilton fuelled by boos from crowd after Hungary pole

Formula 1: Hamilton fuelled by boos from crowd after Hungary pole

31/7/2021 9:45:00 PM

Formula 1: Hamilton fuelled by boos from crowd after Hungary pole

Seven times Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton said booing from the crowd only fuelled his determination after he took pole position in ...

BookmarkBUDAPEST: Seven times Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton said booing from the crowd only fuelled his determination after hetook pole position in qualifyingfor Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix.The Mercedes driver is locked in a fierce battle with Red Bull's world championship leader Max Verstappen, with passions running high after their collision at the previous race.

Singapore preparing to deal with ‘5,000 new Covid-19 cases a day or maybe more’: Lawrence Wong 1,647 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore; increase in number of patients who are hospitalised, need oxygen support Tuas fatal explosion: Firm paying deceased workers’ salaries to their families, ‘does not intend to stop’, says director

AdvertisementAdvertisementPlenty of Verstappen fans have made their way to Hungary for Sunday's showdown, the last before the August break, and social media posts showed one orange banner hanging from a stand declaring"Sir Cheat: Karma is on its way"

Hamilton was recently knighted in Britain."I appreciate the great support I have here," said the sport's most successful driver of all time, smiling."Honestly, I've never actually felt so great with the booing. If anything, it just fuels me. So I don't really mind." headtopics.com

AdvertisementAdvertisementThe Silverstone clash dumped Verstappen out at speed while Hamilton, deemed guilty of dangerous driving by Red Bull, collected a penalty but still won, slashing the Dutch driver's overall advantage to eight points.SLOW GOING

The Briton and Bottas, who joins him on the front row, were slow lapping before the final run as the clock ticked down to the end of qualifying with provisional times set already.Red Bull's Sergio Perez was unable to get round in time for another lap as a result.

Advertisement"Everybody was going slow. Did you not watch everyone else? I don't understand," Hamilton told reporters."Do you think I could have gone quicker and then just been closer to Valtteri?... I'm not playing any tactics. I don't need to play no tactics, man. I know what I'm doing in the car, I'm fast enough. I don't need to add tactics."

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner, who was strongly critical of the Silverstone collision, was not getting hot under the collar about it.Verstappen qualified third, with Perez fourth on the grid."It's a bit of gamesmanship," Horner told Sky Sports television when asked about the out-lap."Lewis had got a hell of a lap in the bank and then obviously he's just backing things up. headtopics.com

Huang Yiliang Claims He Had Lin Meijiao’s Permission To Hit Chantalle Ng; Slams Ex-Wife For “Acting Innocent” Ben Affleck Flew To New York City To Watch Jennifer Lopez At Global Citizen Live Concert Groom Sends Wedding Dinner Invoice To No-Show Guests, S’porean Couples Weigh In

"It's his right to do that, he's got the track position. I haven't got a major issue. It's all about tomorrow." Read more: CNA »

SAF personnel, PA volunteers roped in for Covid-19 home recovery scheme amid public frustrations over ‘teething issues’

Motor racing-Hamilton fuelled by boos from crowd after Hungary poleSeven times Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton said booing from the crowd only fuelled his determination after he took pole position in ...

Motor racing-Hamilton on pole in HungarySeven-times Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes on pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday with teammate Valtteri ...

Formula 1: Hamilton leads Mercedes front row lockout in qualifying for Hungarian GPSeven-times Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes on pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday with teammate Valtteri ...

Formula 1: Red Bull's Hamilton criticism below the belt, says WolffMercedes team boss Toto Wolff said Red Bull 's criticism of seven-times champion Lewis Hamilton in the aftermath of his collision with Formula One ...

Formula 1: Bottas pips Hamilton in Hungarian GP practiceLONDON: Valtteri Bottas knocked Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen off the top of the timesheets to set the pace ahead of Mercedes ...

Hong Kong police arrest man for booing China anthem during Olympics broadcastHONG KONG: Hong Kong police said on Friday (Jul 30) they had arrested a 40-year-old man for booing China's national anthem in a shopping mall ... CCP criminals don’t deserve it. Great job by the police. There is always the price to pay when you do something outside established norms. This person should try burning the US flag outside white House, or booing the US anthem outside Pentagon. If he really want to risk his life, try reading the bible to the public in Mecca.