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Valtteri Bottas has said that his first-ever Formula 1 win of his career was “well worth the wait” after a tense and tight finish at the Russian Grand Prix.
A storming start from third to first set up Valtteri Bottas for his maiden F1 win with the Mercedes driver holding off Sebastian Vettel to triumph in Russia.
Sebastian Vettel is adamant both Ferrari drivers are free to race one another regardless of the title fight.
There are two changes to this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix grid with Carlos Sainz and Stoffel Vandoorne penalised.
Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Raikkonen and Valtteri Bottas sit down with the press after qualifying at the Russian Grand Prix.