Lewis Hamilton in 'best place' since joining Mercedes, says Toto Wolff

Lewis Hamilton is in the best mental shape he has been in since joining Mercedes, says team boss Toto Wolff. Hamilton cut Sebastian Vettel’s lead in the title race to 12 points with victory in Canada, a fortnight after his worst race of the year in Monaco. Wolff said: “Lewis is in the best place…

Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan says no home advantage for beaten England

Media playback is not supported on this device England captain Eoin Morgan says there was no home advantage after his side were thrashed by Pakistan in the Champions Trophy semi-final in Cardiff. The hosts were dismissed for 211 on a pitch previously used in group-stage games, and lost by eight wickets. Tournament rules prevented the…

I thought I'd be on a fishing boat by now, says champion Nadal

Rafael Nadal described his “joy” at winning a record 10th French Open after beating Swiss third seed Stan Wawrinka in the final. The Spaniard, 31, won 6-2 6-3 6-1 to secure ‘La Decima’ at Roland Garros, and his 15th major title. Nadal – who won without dropping a set in the tournament for the third…

Senna gift more special than trophies, says 'honoured' Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says being presented with one of Ayrton Senna’s helmets for equalling the Brazilian’s pole record means more to him than any trophy. Senna’s family sent a helmet used by the three-time champion in 1987 to give to Hamilton when he earned a 65th pole, which he did in Canada on Saturday. “It is…