Rosberg expects to keep pole after “very big lift” under yellows

The yellow flags, coming out for Fernando Alonso's spin after the chequered flag in Q3, had played into Rosberg's hands by forcing Lewis Hamilton to abandon his final flying lap. Rosberg, however, did no have to scrap his effort, and while the German was off Hamilton's pace in S1, he did enough over the rest of the lap to claim pole by 0.143s. Subsequent replays showed that Rosberg had ... Keep reading