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Lewis Hamilton blames Max Verstappen after the enthusiastic Saudi Arabian Grand Prix as F1 title rivals are preparing for the All-O-Nothing Finale

Lewis Hamilton has proposed that rival Max Verstappen drive beyond the limits after an action-packed victory at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix.

British, 36, Earn maximum points Draw a level with Verstappen.

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Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton collided after the Red Bull driver slowed down and passed.Credit: Getty
Hamilton criticized rivals for damaging the front wing after the race

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Hamilton criticized rivals for damaging the front wing after the raceCredit: Getty
Due to Verstappen's aggressive style, Hamilton (center) was about to collide with Esteban Ocon (right).

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Due to Verstappen’s aggressive style, Hamilton (center) was about to collide with Esteban Ocon (right).Credit: Getty

And he Verstappen barely avoided the disaster after suddenly braking -The pair collided before Hamilton overtook a few laps later.

The Red Bull man was ordered to pass Hamilton to avoid being overtaken after crossing the Mercedes star-again, causing almost a crash.

After the race, Hamilton said:

“I’ve been competing with many drivers throughout my life for 28 years, and I’ve come across different characters.

“Some things are over the limit. The rule doesn’t apply or I’m not thinking about it.

“I just talk on the truck, keep the car between the white lines and try to do it the right way.

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“There are so many crazy curb walls, then he obviously Brake tested I’m going to put the DRS in the last corner and overtake it again to get into the first turn.

“Does Max fall into that category … he’s certainly over the limit. I’ve avoided clashes with the guy many times. I don’t know if he’s doing that. But you fight to live another day. I did.

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Verstappen was told to pass Hamilton, but Race Control was unable to notify Mercedes in time.

Hamilton revealed that he had left Verstappen speeding off too late before the front wing was clipped, as he remained confused and was unaware that he was allowed to overtake.

He added: “I couldn’t get the information. It was very confusing.

“Suddenly he stepped back a bit and started moving. I said,” Is he trying to play some kind of crazy tactic? “I don’t know.

“When he stepped hard on the brakes, the message began to arrive and I almost gave him a full backup. For him, he doesn’t have to finish. For me, we both You need to finish. See what happens.

“I’m personally cold. I feel like I’m in a boxing ring. I’m ready to go.”

Verstappen was also dissatisfied with how the event unfolded. After abandoning his 8-point lead, he hit the podium.



Lewis Hamilton blames Max Verstappen after the enthusiastic Saudi Arabian Grand Prix as F1 title rivals are preparing for the All-O-Nothing Finale

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