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British Grand Prix: Max Verstappen labels Lewis Hamilton ‘disrespectful’ and ‘unsportsmanlike’

Hamilton and Verstappen battled wheel-to-wheel from the beginning of the race

Max Verstappen has accused Lewis Hamilton of being “disrespectful” and “unsportsmanlike” following their crash within the British Grand Prix.

The Crimson Bull driver was taken to hospital after he crashed at Copse nook following a crash with Hamilton. The affect was measured at 51G.

“Very disillusioned to be taken out like this,” Verstappen stated.

“Watching the celebrations nonetheless in hospital is disrespectful and unsportsmanlike… however we transfer on.”

Verstappen was taken to hospital for precautionary checks after the incident however stated on his Twitter account that he was “OK”.

Hamilton was given a 10-second penalty for the incident, which dropped him to fourth place at his pit cease, however he fought again to overhaul Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc to win the race.

Verstappen stated: “The penalty given doesn’t assist us and doesn’t do justice to the damaging transfer Lewis made on observe.”

Hamilton stated: “I used to be fairly far alongside him however I may see he wasn’t going to again out, however then we went into the nook and we collided.

“After all that’s by no means the best way I need to win a race or simply usually to race, however these items do occur. I simply hope he’s OK. And I sit up for many extra races.”

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