Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and the 2014 Drivers' Championship

Lewis Hamilton wins 2014 F1 championship: Lewis Hamilton vs Nico Rosberg - race-by-race review

A look back at the 2014 season that saw Lewis Hamilton clinch his second championship of his career in Abu Dhabi

Lewis Hamilton is showered with champagne after the race

Lewis Hamilton wins the F1 Drivers' Championship comment: When the lights went out, he was in a world of his own

The PM and Prince Harry are a little late to the Hamilton party

Felipe Massa of Brazil and Williams celebrates on the podium after finishing second

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: 'Incredible race' is fine by Felipe Massa while Jenson Button makes his point

'I didn’t expect to have that pace, but Lewis was Too far ahead,' said Massa

Prince Harry pictured at the Yas Marina circuit on Sunday

Lewis Hamilton wins 2014 F1 championship: Could anyone beat Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in our season review?

Lewis Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to secure his second Drivers' Championship

F1 2014 Drivers' Championship standing: Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to his second title

Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to secure the 2014 world championship and ensure he goes down as one of the greats in F1 history

Lewis Hamilton wins 2014 F1 championship: Abu Dhabi victory sees Hamilton become 16th driver to win multiple Drivers' Championships

Hamilton joins the likes of Stewart, Clark and Hill in winning the F1 Drivers' Championship on more than one occasion

Lewis Hamilton wins F1 2014 Drivers' Championship: Hamilton conquers his nerves and rivals to join the greats

Joy for Hamilton in Abu Dhabi as he secures second F1 world title

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg

F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014 live: Lewis Hamilton heads towards second championship as Nico Rosberg has major engine troubles

Follow lap-by-lap updates from the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi as the two Mercedes team-mates battle to be crowned the 2014 world champion

Lewis Hamilton shakes hands with Nico Rosberg as the two share a smile
Lewis Hamtilon and pole-sitter Nico Rosberg

F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: Nico Rosberg turns up heat on Lewis Hamilton in title showdown

German stays cool to claim pole and put the pressure on team-mate in race for title

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: Lewis Hamilton strikes key blow in battle of small margins

Briton is quicker than Rosberg – just – in practice for final showdown

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: Will Lewis Hamilton be Britain’s unappreciated double world champion?

COMMENT: Win or lose Hamilton represents the best of Britain

Romain Grosjean turns in as his Lotus glistens in the Abu Dhabi sun

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: Romain Grosjean given ridiculous 20-place grid penalty for engine change even though there's only 20 cars

Grosjean will be given a time penalty as well as the grid penalty which has effectively ruined his grand prix weekend before qualifying has even started

Lewis Hamilton ended first practice on top of the timesheets

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: Lewis Hamilton strikes first blow as Mercedes duo streak clear of the rest of the pack

Nico Rosberg was a close second to championship rival Hamilton but third-placed Fernando Alonso was a staggering 1.7 seconds adrift

Sport
Lewis Hamilton will start on pole ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg
Formula 1Malaysian GP: Hamilton's lightning start shows first signs of getting to Mercedes team-mate
Sport
Rosberg grimaces after Hamilton clinches pole
REPORTMalaysian GP: Rosberg responded to claims he blocked pole-sitter Hamilton by questioning him in the post-qualifying press conference
Sport
Mardenbrough's Nissan begins to lift of the track
Motor RacingVIDEO British driver Jann Mardenborough's Nissan GT-R flips into the crowd in horrifying crash at the Nurburgring
Sport
Cris Ashton touches down to score his first for Saracens
Rugby UnionREPORT Saracens 42 Harlequins 14: England wing scores twice in front of over 84,0000 fans at Wembley Stadium
Sport
North lies unconscious after being kneed in the head
Northampton Saints will face growing pressure to rest wing for the season
Sport
Geoff Parling stretches to score the only try for Leicester
REPORT Leicester Tigers 25 Exeter Chiefs 18: Parling scores Tigers' only try as Waldrom makes scoring return to Welford Road
Sport
Halani Aulika scored London Irish's opener
REPORT London Irish 22 Newcastle Falcons 21: Late penalty sees Irish clinch narrow victory on late St Patrick's Day celebration
Sport
England prop Joe Marler described the final day of this year's Six Nations as unforgettable
England prop Joe Marler relives the highs and lows of last Saturday's remarkable afternoon of Six Nations rugby
Sport
Glenn Maxwell’s 102 off 53 balls against England epitomised why this World Cup has been such a big hit
CRICKETAussie captain Michael Clarke says the five-day game has a big future - but most fans at the tournament disagree...
Sport
BoxingBy giving seller four tickets to fight with Floyd Mayweather
Sport
Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez
NFL Aaron Hernandez now spends his days in a Massachusetts courthouse fighting the charge that he brutally murdered a close associate
Sport
Heather Watson battled valiantly against the world No 15
TennisREPORT Miami Masters: Briton knocked out by Germany's Angelique Kerber in marathon match
Sport
Justin Gatlin revels in his 100m victory at the IAAF World Challenge in Beijing last year
COLUMN Michael Calvin: Somewhere between commercially driven principle and politically ambitious idealism lies the dark truth of modern sport
Sport
CRICKETPREVIEW New Zealand vs Australia: There is a gap wider than the Tasman Sea between the cricket of Australia and New Zealand. In many ways it might as well be a different game
Sport
EXCLUSIVE COLUMNNew Zealand selectors made excellent calls on capable cricketers Guptill and Elliott
Sport
We’ve done well to get this far. No one can seriously expect New Zealand to match the Aussies
Sport
David Haye can't wait to get back in the ring
More BoxingEXCLUSIVE COLUMNDavid Haye has always talked a good fight, though in the past three years he has done more jawing than warring
Sport
It is safe to assume Kell Brook will not be celebrating his next victory in Tenerife, at least not with strangers
Sport
Nigel Benn celebrates after knocking out Gerald McClellan
ABA hopefuls looking to repeat success of Benn, DeGale and Bruno will fight live on London Live
Sport blogs

The Football Lawyer: The career of a Premier League footballer is similar to that of a City professional

In football, where money talks, there are few pronouncements louder than the salary of a Premier Lea...

A World Cricket XI for the ages

One man’s pursuit of cricketing nerd nirvana: an all-time XI made up of a player from each decade 19...

Wheels: Journeys in Parlympic Sport

The World Cup is all well and good, but James Moore can't wait for the arrival of new chairs for his...

The Independent around the web
  • Get to the point
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

Career Services
Featured Advertorials

Day In a Page

Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction shows the perils of fame in the age of social media

The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor
How to make your own Easter egg: Willie Harcourt-Cooze shares his chocolate recipes

How to make your own Easter egg

Willie Harcourt-Cooze talks about his love affair with 'cacao' - and creates an Easter egg especially for The Independent on Sunday
Bill Granger recipes: Our chef declares barbecue season open with his twist on a tradtional Easter Sunday lamb lunch

Bill Granger's twist on Easter Sunday lunch

Next weekend, our chef plans to return to his Aussie roots by firing up the barbecue
Joe Marler: 'It's the way I think the game should be played'

Joe Marler: 'It's the way I think the game should be played'

The England prop relives the highs and lows of last Saturday's remarkable afternoon of Six Nations rugby
Cricket World Cup 2015: Has the success of the tournament spelt the end for Test matches?

Cricket World Cup 2015

Has the success of the tournament spelt the end for Test matches?
The Last Word: Justin Gatlin knows the price of everything, the value of nothing

Michael Calvin's Last Word

Justin Gatlin knows the price of everything, the value of nothing