Verstappen snatches pole after Imola sprint
Sport Desk, Apr 23 (EFE).- Red Bull’s Max Verstappen snatched pole position for Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola after winning Saturday’s sprint race ahead of Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc.
The Dutchman, who started from pole in the 21 lap sprint format, regained P1 from the Monegasque at the tail-end of the session.
His Red Bull teammate Sergio Perez will start from P3 ahead of Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz.
Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo will start from P5 and P6 in the McLarens ahead of Valtteri Bottas in the Alfa Romeo.
Haas driver Kevin Magnussen will start Sunday’s Grand Prix from P8 ahead of Alpine’s Fernando Alonso in P9 and Haas’ Mick Schumacher, who completes the top 10. EFE