US Grand Prix: 'Perfect' Lewis Hamilton revives F1 title hopes with Texas win

    Lewis Hamilton lifts the trophy after a superb victory at the Circuit of The Americas.

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    • Lewis Hamilton wins US Grand Prix
    • Revives F1 title hopes
    • Nico Rosberg finishes second
    • Rosberg leads standings by 26 points

    (CNN)Lewis Hamilton revived his F1 world title hopes with an impeccable pole to checkered flag victory in the United States Grand Prix Sunday.

    The reigning two-time champion relegated championship leader and Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to second place at the Circuit of Americas in Austin, Texas.
      It has cut the gap between the pair to 26 points, with three rounds remaining of the 2016 season.