Thursday, 14 February 2008

Opinion: A black day for Spain, by Neil Stokes

Lewis Hamilton is black. He is also English, 23-years old and the most exciting young talent on the F1 circuit. Hamilton has also become a hate-figure among Spanish racing fans due to his rivalry with former team mate, Spain's Fernando Alonso. It is this rivalry that sparked a racist protest during testing at the Circuit de Catalunya in Montmeló earlier this month. (Full story in printed edition).