Monaco GP: The trial of Nico Rosberg

Monaco GP: The trial of Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg's second consecutive Monaco Grand Prix win will forever be defined by his infamous off at Mirabeau during qualifying. EDD STRAW asks whether the race was won by fair means or foul

Did he or didn't he? Whether or not Nico Rosberg had deliberately brought out the yellow flags during the final minute of Q3 to prevent Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton from snatching pole position was the only question that really mattered during the Monaco Grand Prix weekend.

Everyone had an opinion, although Formula 1's big names were wary about voicing their thoughts in public. Except, of course, for Hamilton, who made it very obvious that he thought his team-mate and, apparently, former friend committed a professional foul.

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