Lewis Hamilton holds Max Verstappen at bay to win Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton led from start to finish, despite Max Verstappen tailing him closely, to win the Monaco Grand Prix Sporting a helmet styled in the same design as Niki Laudas in his final championship winning season for McLaren in 1984, Lewis Hamilton delivered the win in Monaco he so dearly wanted to honour his friend. A victory ground out though tense, nerve-racking effort, of sweat and seat-of-the-pants determination, it is surely one Lauda would have admired and acknowledged as thoroughly deserved. Hamilton @guardian_sport Facebook: like our sport pages Instagram: our favourite football and Photograph: Chesnot/Getty Images Europe Was this helpful? Thank you for your feedback. Ive not driven on empty tyres since 2007 when McLaren left me out in Shanghai …