Chinese GP: Hamilton beats Vettel to pole, Verstappen out in Q1

Barely more than two tenths of a second had covered the Mercedes and Ferrari drivers after the first runs in Q2, with Vettel fractionally ahead of Hamilton, followed by Valtteri Bottas and Kimi Raikkonen - who eventually went fastest in that segment by doing second run when the others didn't. But Hamilton moved into the ascendancy at the start of Q3, leading Vettel by almost two tenths ... Keep reading