On a day of monumental sporting events, when the British Grand Prix was always going to struggle for attention against the competing attractions of Wimbledon and the Cricket World Cup, Formula 1’s leading drivers delivered entertainment every bit as vivid and compelling as that at Lord’s or the All England Club.Lewis Hamilton took a record…

Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryHamilton takes lead after safety car, Vettel crashes into VerstappenHamilton set for record sixth British GP winLeclerc has several battles with VerstappenMagnussen and Grosjean out after Haas drivers make contact, Giovinazzi…

Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryBottas on pole, Hamilton 2nd, Leclerc 3rdHamilton top in Q1, Leclerc in Q2Kvyat, Magnussen out in Q1, Sainz out in Q2Very close between Ferrari, Mercedes and Red BullGet involved #bbcf1Live ReportingBy…

By Andrew Benson Chief F1 writer at Silverstone Listen to final practice and qualifying on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra from 11:00 BSTValtteri Bottas led Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes one-two narrowly ahead of Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc in second practice at the British Grand Prix.Bottas edged Hamilton by 0.069 seconds, with Leclerc just 0.197secs…

LiveLiveBritish Grand Prix – 2nd PracticeBBC Radio 5 liveBBC coverageGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummarySecond practice under way – Hamilton spins, Ricciardo breaks downGrosjean crashes in pitlane during first practiceSilverstone to secure new five-year deal for…

By Andrew Benson Chief F1 writer at Silverstone Second practice is live on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra from 14:00 BSTRed Bull’s Pierre Gasly was the surprise pace-setter in an incident-packed first practice session at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone.The Frenchman, who has struggled in his first season at Red Bull, went 0.476…

Lewis Hamilton has won the British Grand Prix at Silverstone five timesThe future of the British Grand Prix has been secured for the next five years with a new agreement between Formula 1 and Silverstone. This weekend’s event was due to be the last after Silverstone ended its contract because it was too expensive. But…

Despite changes to the track layout over the years, Silverstone remains one of the fastest F1 circuitsFormula 1’s desire to hold a race in London is causing Silverstone to reconsider plans to sign a new contract for the British Grand Prix.Silverstone’s contract runs out after next month’s race and it had agreed terms on a…

Hughie Fury (right) lost his unbeaten record in a world-title fight against Joseph Parker in September 2017British heavyweight Hughie Fury says he is “ready to fight anyone” after getting back to winning ways against Canadian Chris Norrad.Fury, 24, had lost two of his previous three fights, the latest against Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev last October.But Fury…

Tom Daley (left) with husband Dustin Lance Black in December 2018British Swimming says it is “extremely disappointed” after claims from Tom Daley’s husband, Dustin Lance Black, that the organisation has created a “toxic environment” for families at the Diving World Series.Black, 44, later said the organisation was “corrupt” in a series of tweets.It followed a…