Hamilton explains Russian GP outburst

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Lewis Hamilton has taken to social media to offer an explanation of sorts for his outburst during the Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix post-race press conference

On Sunday, the Briton claimed that officials were "trying to stop me" from winning the event after picking up two time penalties in the race.

That followed a penalty at the Italian Grand Prix two weeks prior after he entered a closed pit lane, which arguably cost him the race win.

Reflecting on his actions on Sunday afternoon in Sochi, Hamilton appeared to suggest he regrets his reaction.

"I may not always get it right in the face of adversity," he wrote.

"I may not always react the way you want me to when tensions are high, but I am only human after all and I am passionate…
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