First Baku practice abandoned after drain cover drama

The Briton's Williams ran over a loose manhole cover on the run down to Turn 3, briefly lifting into the air and shedding debris all over the track.
"I just hit it and got the biggest smack through my body," Russell explained to Sky Sports afterwards. "I was just going down the straight on my normal line."
As Russell pulled over on the exit of Turn 3, the session was red-flagged for his FW42 ...Keep reading