(AGI) Hockenheim, Germany, July 18 - German Mercedes F1 teamdriver Nico Rosberg was fastest in the first free practices forthe German Grand Prix on Friday. He stopped the clock in1:19:131, just 0:065 ahead of British teammate Lewis Hamilton.Ferrari's Spanish driver, Fernando Alonso, was 0:292 behind theGerman. The other Ferrari driver, Finland's Kimi Raikkonen, waseighth fastest, 1:079 behind Rosberg. The 10th race of theFormula One World Championship is in Hockenheim on Sunday.(AGI) .