Saudi Arabian Grand Prix LIVE: Lewis Hamilton on pole in inaugural race after title rival Max Verstappen hit wall on final corner in qualifying… meaning Red Bull star starts in third in penultimate race of season
Lewis Hamilton will look to win the 103rd race of his career when he starts on pole in the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix.
The Briton took advantage of title rival Max Verstappen – who appeared to be cruising qualifying – hitting the wall on the final corner.
The Dutchman – who can still clinch his maiden title today if he outscores Hamilton by 18 points – starts in third behind Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate Valterri Bottas.
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