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Russell to stand in for F1 champion Hamilton at Sakhir [Video]

Russell to stand in for F1 champion Hamilton at Sakhir

Williams' driver George Russell will stand in for Lewis Hamilton for this Sunday's Sakhir Grand Prix after the Mercedes' driver tested positive for COVID-19.

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Sergio Perez makes a Point with historic win in Sakhir

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Sakhir Grand Prix: Mercedes fined 20,000 euros for tyre mix up

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George Russell was impressively up to speed on his debut as Lewis Hamilton's substitute as he set the fastest time in Friday's opening practice session for the Sakhir Grand Prix. Russell, parachuted..
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After Lewis Hamilton's COVID-19 positive, it's advantage Valtteri Bottas

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George Russell, yet to score a point for his struggling Williams team in the real world of Formula One, celebrated a virtual Spanish Grand Prix victory from pole position on Sunday.
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