Were Lewis Hamilton & Nicole Scherzinger Ever Actually Engaged In Their Tumultuous Relationship?

Published 07/18/2022, 7:40 AM EDT

Lewis Hamilton and Nicole Scherzinger’s relationship was one of the very well-known relationships in the Formula 1 world. The relationship, however, had its difficulties, and they ultimately broke up back in 2015. They met in 2007 but called it quits after an 8-year-period.

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Since then, both have moved on. But back in 2014, during Hamilton’s championship charge, rumors emerged that the Briton has proposed to his girlfriend. Well, he put an end to it via a tweet, but interestingly, the Metro reported that Scherzinger rather turned down his proposal thrice in the past.

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Hamilton also bluntly ended their engagement rumor by stating, “No, I’m not.” Ultimately, they ended their relationship a year later, and the two went their separate ways. According to the Daily Mail, Nicole is set to announce her engagement to Scottish rugby player Thom Evans.

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Hamilton, meanwhile, has continued his success on the track and has kept his off-track life private. He dominated the sport after that, winning 5 championships since 2015, and has broken several records in Formula 1. He is an icon and is arguably the greatest ever driver to grace the sport.

Former F1 driver believes Lewis Hamilton or George Russell can win the French GP

Mercedes’ start to the season was nothing short of disappointing. After dominating the sport ruthlessly for the last seven years, they have taken a back seat in 2022. With the persistent bouncing issues, they have struggled to match the pace of Red Bull and Ferrari.

Formula One F1 – Austrian Grand Prix – Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Austria – July 10, 2022 Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc celebrates on the podium after winning the Austrian Grand Prix as Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates after placing third REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

However, in recent weeks they have shown improvements. Hamilton has been on the podium thrice and is edging closer to ending his winless drought. He was arguably the quickest driver at Silverstone and showed finished 3rd in Austria starting from 8th.

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Former F1 driver Jolyon Palmer believes that either Hamilton or Russell can fight for the win in France. He also revealed the track conditions suit the Silver Arrows and indicates that their performance in the past in this venue will help them this time around.

“The French Grand Prix up next is one of the smoothest circuits, made up of predominantly medium and high-speed corners. Mercedes have always gone well there in the past, and it surely poses their best chance of fighting for victory on merit so far this year,” he said.

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WATCH THIS STORY: Inside Lewis Hamilton & Nicole Scherzinger’s Romantic Relationship

Hamilton has won the race in Paul Ricard twice. He will look to bank on his experience this time around as well. They are over 100 points behind Red Bull, but can Mercedes close the gap to the top two?

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Rahul Madhavan

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Rahul Madhavan is a Formula 1 writer at EssentiallySports. After completing his Bachelor's degree in business administration, he is pursuing his love for sports in the form of writing. Rahul is an avid McLaren fan, who also enjoys writing about soccer.

Edited By: Ranvijay Singh

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