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Massa top rain-hit second practice for Russian GP

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Massa top rain-hit second practice for Russian GP

Massa top rain-hit second practice for Russian GP

Williams’ speedy Felipe Massa set fastest lap-time the timesheets in second practice for the Russian Grand Prix.

Only eight drivers take part during the second practice for Russian Grand Prix, It was an entirely wet condition with limited running during the 90-minute session, as standing water was present throughout the Sochi.

Massa clocked 2 minutes, 0.458 seconds around the Sochi track, two tenths ahead of Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel. Williams’ teammate Valtteri Bottas was third.

Fernando Alonso was out there early and briefly led the session before Verstappen beat the Spaniard’s benchmark. Alonso finished fifth fastest ahead of Daniil Kvyat, Carlos Sainz and Jenson Button.

In the first session, Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg set a time of 1:44.355, 0.052 seconds faster than Mercedes rival Nico Rosberg, with Vettel third.

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