In the Qatar Grand Prix, the 20th leg of the Formula 1 World Championship, the British driver of the Mercedes team, Lewis Hamilton, came first.
The 20th challenge of the season was held over 57 laps on the 5.38-kilometer-long International Losail Track, located north of the capital Doha.
Hamilton, who started the race first from pocket, maintained this degree throughout the fight and reached the 7th place of the season and the 102nd of his career with a time of 1:24:28,471.
The British driver, who left Qatar with a victory for the first time in his career, narrowed the gap between Red Bull-Honda driver Max Verstappen to 8, with whom he fought for the championship two races before the end of the season.
Despite the double yellow flag shown by the referees during the qualifying laps, Verstappen, who started the race from 7th place with a penalty to start from 5 places behind, was second, 25,743 seconds behind the leader, and Fernando Alonso, the experienced Spanish pilot of the Alpine team, was third, 59,457 seconds behind the leader.
The 21st race of the season, the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, will be held on 5 December.
After the Qatar Grand Prix, the top 5 places of the drivers and teams classification were as follows:
1. Max Verstappen (Hollanda): 351.5 points
2. Lewis Hamilton (Great Britain): 343.5 points
3. Valtteri Bottas (Finland): 203
4. Sergio Perez (Mexico): 190
5. Lando Norris (Great Britain): 153
1. Mercedes 546,5
2. Red Bull: 541,5
3. Ferrari: 297,5
4. McLaren: 258
5. Alpine: 137
Source: STAR.COM.TR by www.star.com.tr.
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