By Jonathan McEvoy for the Daily Mail
Published: 20:18 BST, 22 October 2020 | Updated: 20:36 BST, 22 October 2020
Lewis Hamilton has criticised Formula One bosses for appointing a steward who has spoken out against Black Lives Matter.
The world champion has led the sport's fight for equality, calling on his fellow drivers to take a knee.
But former F1 driver Vitaly Petrov, who is making his debut as one of four stewards at this weekend's Portuguese Grand Prix, said: 'A Black Lives Matter T-shirt is superfluous, as is calling on everyone to kneel.
Lewis Hamilton has slammed the decision to appoint Vitaly Petrov an F1 race steward
The Russian, who