Button would prefer to win UK than in Monaco

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London, May 13 (ANI): Formula One champion Jenson Button has revealed he would prefer to win in front of his own fans at Silverstone than in Sunday's world famous Monte Carlo Grand Prix.

He was speaking as he attempts to become the first British driver since Graham Hill in 1969 to win the Monaco road race two years on the trot.

In 10 seasons in Formula One, the Englishman has not even stepped on the podium on home soil in front of his own fans.

"In your F1 career you would want to win your home Grand Prix, definitely, because there is such a special atmosphere," The Mirror quoted Button, as saying.

Team mate Lewis Hamilton said his victory at Silverstone in 2008 was one of the greatest moment's of his soaring career. (ANI)

Story first published: Thursday, May 13, 2010, 18:26 [IST]
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