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Lewis Hamilton extends F1 lead with win at Russian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton extends F1 lead with win at Russian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton cruised to victory in the inaugural Russian Grand Prix on Sunday, leading a 1-2 finish for Mercedes that clinched its first Formula One constructors' title and stretched his lead in the championship. Nico Rosberg placed second despite having to pit early in the race but now trails his teammate by 17 points in the drivers' standings, with three races remaining. Hamilton, who was fastest in practice and qualifying, won his fourth straight race and his ninth of the season. He was presented the winner's trophy by Russian President Vladimir Putin, who had pushed for his country to have a Formula One race. “We've had an amazing week, Russia's...

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