The pair had began on the entrance row however the crash-marred race was removed from a procession to the staff’s first victory of the season. Hamilton bumped wheels with Max Verstappen of Pink Bull, already topped champion, on lap seven.
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The Ferraris of Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc had been third and fourth with Fernando Alonso was fifth in an Alpine.
The race began with a crash as Daniel Ricciardo in a McLaren and Kevin Magnussen in a Haas collided, spun and crashed into one another once more on lap one.
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When racing resumed after a security automotive, Verstappen made a direct and decided try and move his outdated rival Lewis Hamilton and didn’t again off when the Briton hit again to take a slight edge heading right into a nook.
The vehicles touched, particles flew. Hamilton went off the monitor earlier than returning to the race however Verstappen paid a better value.
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Virtually directly, Lando Norris, who failed to complete, and Charles Leclerc additionally touched.
Verstappen and Norris had been each hit with five-second penalties.
Verstappen additionally sustained injury which compelled a pit cease for repairs however fought again to cross the road sixth.