Hot chase on a hazy night

Hamilton scores his seventh win of the season at S'pore GP

[SINGAPORE] Lewis Hamilton sped ahead of the pack in Sunday's 2014 Singapore Grand Prix for his seventh win of the season.

The Mercedes driver now takes over the Formula One world championship lead from his team-mate and main rival Nico Rosberg, who failed to finish the race. Besides the two Mercedes aces, only one other driver has won so far this season - Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo.

Following a downpour on Saturday night after the qualifying session, there was no rain to mix things up at the 5.065-km-long Marina Bay Street Circuit on a hot, hazy and humid night.

Hamilton, who started in pole, finished the race with spectacular pace. He crossed the finish line 13 seconds ahead of second-placed...

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