Momen-momen Hamilton Bersaing Hingga Seri Terakhir Demi Gelar Juara F1

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Sabtu, 11 Des 2021 06:15 WIB

Jakarta - Sebelum melawan Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton pernah beberapa kali bertarung hingga seri terakhir demi meraih juara dunia Formula 1. Berikut momen-momen itu.

NORTHAMPTON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 07:  Lewis Hamilton (C) of Great Britain and McLaren Mercedes celebrates with second placed Kimi Raikkonen (R) of Finland and Ferrari and third placed Fernando Alonso (L)of Spain and McLaren Mercedes after taking pole position in qualifying for the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone on July 7, 2007 in Northampton, England.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Pada F1 2007, atau musim debut Hamilton, ia bersaing bersama Kimi Raikkonen dan Fernando Alonso hingga seri terakhir, yakni GP Brasil. Sebelum balapan, ia mengumpulkan 107 poin, sementara Alonso punya 103 poin dan Raikkonen 100 poin. Foto: Getty Images/Paul Gilham

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - OCTOBER 21:  Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the race and the F1 World Championship at the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Autodromo Interlagos on October 21, 2007 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Namun Raikkonen berhasil memenangi GP Brasil, sementara Alonso finis ketiga dan Hamilton hanya finis ketujuh. Dengan sistem poin saat itu, Raikkonen yang berhasil menjadi juara dunia dengan 110 poin, sementara Alonso dan Hamilton mengoleksi 109 poin. Foto: Getty Images/Paul Gilham

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 02:  Championship rivals Felipe Massa (L) of Brazil and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton (R) of Great Britain and McLaren Mercedes shake hands at the drivers end of year photo session prior to the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Interlagos Circuit on November 2, 2008 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Pada F1 2008, Hamilton kembali bertarung meraih gelar juara dunia, kali ini dengan Felipe Massa. Sebelum seri pamungkas di GP Brasil, Hamilton memiliki 94 poin dan Massa baru mengumpulkan 87 poin, tapi Massa punya keuntungan tampil di kandang sendiri. Foto: Getty Images/Clive Mason

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 02:  New Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren Mercedes celebrates in parc ferme following the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Interlagos Circuit on November 2, 2008 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Benar saja, Massa berhasil memenangi GP Brasil, membuat koleksi poinnya menjadi 97 poin. Sekilas, ia tampak akan menjadi juara, namun Hamilton secara dramatis berhasil finis kelima, meraih 4 poin dan menjadi juara dunia dengan koleksi 98 poin. Foto: Getty Images/Mark Thompson

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 11:  (L-R) F1 World Championship contenders Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Red Bull Racing, Fernando Alonso of Spain and Ferrari, Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren Mercedes and Mark Webber of Australia and Red Bull Racing pose for a photograph at the drivers press conference during previews to the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on November 11, 2010 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Di F1 2010, situasinya lebih ketat. Sistem poin baru diperkenalkan, dan jelang seri terakhir di GP Abu Dhabi, ada 4 pebalap yang berpeluang jadi juara dunia, yakni Alonso (246 poin), Mark Webber (238 poin), Sebastian Vettel (231 poin), dan Hamilton (222 poin). Foto: Getty Images/Paul Gilham

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 14:  Race winner and F1 2010 World Champion Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Red Bull Racing celebrates on the podium following the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on November 14, 2010 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Ker Robertson/Getty Images)

Dengan poin paling sedikit, kans Hamilton menjadi juara memang kecil. Benar saja, ia hanya finis di peringkat empat (240 poin) meski menjadi runner-up balapan. Vettel mengunci gelar juara dunia usai meraih kemenangan (256 poin), mengungguli Alonso (252 poin) dan Webber (242 poin) yang gagal naik podium.  Foto: Getty Images/Ker Robertson

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 22:  Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP waves to the crowd next to Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP after claiming pole position during qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 22, 2014 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Hamilton baru kembali bersaing merebut gelar juara dunia hingga seri terakhir pada F1 2014, saat sudah pindah ke Mercedes. Jelang balapan penutup di GP Abu Dhabi, ia mengumpulkan 334 poin, unggul 17 poin dari rekan setimnya, Nico Rosberg. Foto: Getty Images/Mark Thompson

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 23:   (EDITORS NOTE: Retransmission of #459457336) Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with his team after winning the World Championship after the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 23, 2014 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Hamilton sukses mengunci gelar juara dunia kedua miliknya usai meraih kemenangan di Abu Dhabi. Sementara itu, Rosberg hanya finis ke-14 karena Energy Recovery System di mobilnya bermasalah. Foto: Getty Images/Clive Rose

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 27:  Race winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP shakes hands with second place finisher and F1 World Drivers Champion Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP on the podium  during the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 27, 2016 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Persaingan Rosberg dan Hamilton terus berlangsung dan memuncak di F1 2016. Namun kali ini, jelang balapan terakhir di GP Abu Dhabi, Rosberg yang unggul dari Hamilton. Ia punya 367 poin, sementara Hamilton 355 poin. Foto: Getty Images/Clive Mason

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 27:  Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates with his team after finishing second and securing the F1 World Drivers Championship during the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 27, 2016 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Hamilton lalu berhasil finis pertama di Abu Dhabi, namun Rosberg berhasil finis kedua, dan hasil tersebut sudah cukup mengantarkan pebalap Jerman itu menjadi juara dunia. Foto: Getty Images/Clive Mason

ZANDVOORT, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 05: Race winner Max Verstappen of Netherlands and Red Bull Racing and second placed Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP talk in the press conference after the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on September 05, 2021 in Zandvoort, Netherlands. (Photo by XPB - Pool/Getty Images)

Empat tahun terakhir, Hamilton berhasil menjuarai F1 sebelum menuju seri terakhir. Namun di F1 2021, ada Max Verstappen yang berhasil menandinginya. Jelang GP Abu Dhabi, koleksi poin keduanya sama, yakni 369,5 poin. Siapakah yang akan jadi juara? Foto: Getty Images/Pool

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