Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr talks about Lewis Hamilton's epic Monaco win
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr talks about Lewis Hamilton’s epic Monaco win
Star NFL wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr says he has been “motivated” by Lewis Hamilton’s Monaco GP win after watching the Mercedes driver dig deep to hold off Max Verstappen.
Beckham Jr, who signed for the Cleveland Browns this off-season, is one of the NFL’s most recognisable players and the sport’s highest-paid wideout, and was in Monaco for his first Formula 1 race on Sunday.
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The American is a good friend of Hamilton, and admits he was inspired by the Mercedes driver’s performance as he ground out a victory, lasting for 67 laps on wearing medium tyres and fending off Verstappen in the closing stages.