Hamilton loses out in knife-edge call

Hamilton loses out in knife-edge call

Lewis Hamilton didn't have to win in Brazil, but he could've done but for a strategy call and a spin - plus Nico Rosberg showing he wasn't a pushover. EDD STRAW analyses it all

Sport is all about balancing risk against reward, a human endeavour in which knife-edge decisions can make the difference between success and failure.

Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes crew danced that tightrope and ended up on the wrong side of a marginal call.

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