Nico Rosberg- Lewis Hamilton Reuters

Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are both favourites to win the 2014 Canadian Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve after the German driver won the last race in Monaco.

Where to Watch Live

The first practice session of the Canadian Grand Prix starts at 3pm BST, with Sky Sports F1 and Sky Sports F1 HD providing live coverage in the UK.

Real-time internet updates are available on the Live Timing section of the sport's official website. Live coverage of the second practice session starts at 7pm BST.

Track Facts

  • Circuit Name: Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve
  • First F1 Race: 1978
  • Circuit Length: 4.361 km
  • Number of Laps: 70
  • Race Distance: 305.270 km
  • Fastest Lap: Kimi Raikkonen 1:21.670
  • Most Wins: Michael Schumacher (7)
  • 2013 Winner: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull)
  • 2013 Pole: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull)

Driver's Championship Review

Rosberg has taken the lead in the driver's championship table after winning this year's Monaco Grand Prix. The German driver top's the leader board with 122 points, four points ahead of his Mercedes teammate Hamilton, who is in the second spot.

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso is third with 61 points, while Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo is seven points behind the Spaniard.

Constructor's Championship Review

With Rosberg and Hamilton dominating this season, Mercedes have a comfortable lead in the constructor's championship table. They top the table with 240 points, leading second place Red Bull by 141 points. Ferrari are third in the table with 78 points.