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Hamilton storms to Belgian GP pole

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Hamilton storms to Belgian GP pole
Defending world champion, Lewis Hamilton took his 10th pole in 11 races and his team-mate Nico Rosberg set second on the grid for Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix.

Hamilton is looking to expand his 21-point lead over Rosberg in drivers’ standings and take his sixth victory of the season.

Williams’ ace Valtteri Bottas set third place, the Finn’s highest grid position of the season.

Romain Grosjean took fourth place for Lotus, but tomorrow he will start from ninth following he was forced to change a gearbox ahead of qualifying.

Force India’s Sergio Perez made fifth fastest ahead of Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo and Williams’ Felipe Massa.

Pastor Maldonado was eighth fastest ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and Toro Rosso’s Carlos Sainz.

McLaren’s Jenson Button was 17th and his team-mate Fernando Alonso 18th – but they will start the grand prix from the very back of the grid following engine change penalty.

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