Red Bull's Verstappen led until he was spun by Esteban Ocon on lap 44.
Only Michael Schumacher has won more F1 championships.
Hamilton has a 70-point lead over Sebastian Vettel.
Points away from fifth Formula One title, two behind Schumacher.
He is now only 20 victories off Michael Schumacher's all-time record.
Mercedes-AMG locks out the front row in Suzuka.
Valtteri Bottas "was a real gentleman to let me by."
Another disappointing weekend for Vettel and Ferrari.
Fifth victory in a row for Mercedes at Monza.
Including a pair of LaFerraris and a custom Zonda.
After 12 races, Hamilton has 213 points to Vettel's 189.
Vettel crashed out in the rain on lap 52.
The Mercedes-AMG team questioned Ferrari's 'tactics' after first-lap spin.
Vettel bumps off Hamilton heading into British Grand Prix.
Penalty leaves him 14 points behind Lewis Hamilton.
Daniel Ricciardo brought back memories of Formula One great Michael Schumacher in his prime on Sunday as the Australian nursed a wounded Red Bull to Monaco Grand Prix victory in the team's 250th race. Winning from pole position for the first time in his career, Ricciardo drove for nearly two thirds of the race with a car down on power due to problems that emerged on lap 28.
Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix in a commanding Mercedes one-two on Sunday to stretch his Formula One lead over Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, who finished fourth, to 17 points. The victory, in a race that stayed dry despite the threat of rain, was the Briton's second of the season, 64th of his career and third at the Circuit de Catalunya. It also set a record, one that Hamilton had previously shared with seven times champion Michael Schumacher, of 41 wins from pole position.