Nico Rosberg has given an insight into how to get the better of Lewis Hamilton in a World Championship battle – just as Max Verstappen is trying to do.

Following two failed attempts in which he was runner-up to his Mercedes team-mate by 67 and 59 points respectively, Rosberg finally turned the tables in 2016 when he triumphed by five points – and then promptly retired, having fulfilled his “goal”.

After three years in which neither Sebastian Vettel, initially, or Valtteri Bottas has been able to sustain a challenge, in 2021 Hamilton has found another formidable adversary in Verstappen, who leads the Drivers’ standings by six points with six races remaining.

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