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Good afternoon and welcome to this live blog on NU.nl.

My name is Patrick Moeke and I will keep you informed of all developments surrounding the Grand Prix of Saudi Arabia.

Have fun!



  • GP Saudi Arabia

  • Hamilton fastest in VT1

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  • Second free practice

a few seconds ago

FINISH

- Lewis Hamilton sets the fastest time in the second free practice session for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix.

The Briton is slightly faster than teammate Valtteri Bottas (second) and Pierre Gasly (third).

Max Verstappen concedes two tenths to the time of the Brit in fourth place.

a few seconds ago

FINISH

- The FIA ​​reports that the session will not resume.

With this hit by Leclerc, the training comes to an end.

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Charles: "Fuck. Fuck. Yeah I'm okay. Sorry guys."😞 #SaudiArabianGP

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Author tami.Moment of places17: 57 - December 3, 2021

a few seconds ago

CODE RED

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Fortunately, Charles Leclerc gets out unharmed.

a few seconds ago

CODE RED - What a huge blow this has been!

Charles Leclerc's Ferrari is badly damaged in the tire stack. 

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Looking pretty under the lights 😍 #SaudiArabianGP 🇸🇦 #F1

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AuthorFormula 1Moment of places17: 53 - December 3, 2021

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Another 10 minutes

- Verstappen is on the way, just like Hamilton and Bottas, on used medium tires.

Times are therefore no longer improved.

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It's excellent training for Pierre Gasly.

the moment @PierreGASLY entered warp speed as he slotted into P3 💪

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AuthorScuderia AlphaTauriMoment of places17: 41 - December 3, 2021

3 minutes ago

Another 20 minutes

- Verstappen improves his time, but not his place.

The score:



  • Hamilton (M) - 1.29.018

  • Bottas (M) - 1.29.079

  • Gasly (S) - 1.29.099

  • Verstappen (M) - 1.29.213

  • 4 minutes ago

    Another 22 minutes

    - Gasly climbs to third place and thus refers Verstappen to fourth position.

    The score:



  • Hamilton (M) - 1.29.018

  • Bottas (M) - 1.29.079

  • Gasly (S) - 1.29.099

  • Verstappen (M) - 1.29.290

  • 4 minutes ago

    6 minutes ago

    Another 24 minutes

    - "I have the same problem with the front. And now on cold tires," said Verstappen about the on-board radio.

    "We have to fix this."

    It is not entirely clear to me which problem the Dutchman is referring to.

    10 minutes ago

    Another 27 minutes

    - Verstappen does have a free track on his second attempt, but does not improve the time.

    12 minutes ago

    Another 28 minutes

    - Hamilton also breaks off his first timed round.

    The Brit ends up in traffic.

    13 minutes ago

    Another 30 minutes -

    Verstappen makes a mistake in the first corner and aborts his first attempt.

    16 minutes ago

    Another 33 minutes

    - We're going to sit down for a while.

    Verstappen also drives outside on soft rubber.

    16 minutes ago

    17 minutes ago

    Another 33 minutes

    - Hamilton and Bottas are back on the road with soft tires.

    Verstappen stays inside for a while.

    19 minutes ago

    Another 36 minutes

    - Verstappen returns to the pits, just like both Mercedes drivers.

    Hamilton is still the fastest.

    23 minutes ago

    Another 41 minutes

    - This time Lewis Hamilton tops the times list.

    The Briton is slightly faster than teammate Bottas.



  • Hamilton (M) - 1.29.018

  • Bottas (M) - 1.29.079

  • Verstappen (M) - 1.29.290

  • 26 minutes ago

    Another 44 minutes

    - Bottas refers Verstappen to second place.

    The score:



  • Bottas (M) - 1.29.079

  • Verstappen (M) - 1.29.290

  • Tsunoda (M) - 1.29.597

  • 30 minutes ago

    Another 48 minutes -

    Verstappen sharpens his fastest time.

    The score:



  • Verstappen (M) - 1.29.706

  • Leclerc (M) - 1.29.818

  • Sainz (H) - 1.30.168

  • 30 minutes ago

    32 minutes ago

    Another 50 minutes

    - Hamilton is not yet on the time of Verstappen and is currently third.

    The score:



  • Verstappen (M) - 1.30.104

  • Leclerc (M) - 1.30,180

  • Hamilton (M) - 1.30.215

  • 35 minutes ago

    Another 52 minutes

    - Fastest time Max Verstappen: 1.30.104.

    The score:



  • Verstappen (M) - 1.30.104

  • Leclerc (M) - 1.30,180

  • Ocon (M) - 1.30,220

  • 39 minutes ago

    Another 55 minutes

    - It is immediately busy on the track.

    Everyone is outside.

    Verstappen drives on medium, just like both Merceders drivers.

    40 minutes ago

    58 minutes to go

    - The conditions of this practice will be the same as the conditions during qualifying and the race because these sessions will be held at the same time.

    42 minutes ago

    60 more minutes

    - Green!

    The second free practice for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix is ​​underway.

    42 minutes ago

    an hour ago

    Night has fallen in Jeddah.

    The second free practice is about to start.

    3 hours ago

    All figures from the first free practice in Jeddah in a row.

    Full classification from FP1 in Jeddah 👇Very little to choose between our title contenders!

    #SaudiArabianGP #F1

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    AuthorFormula 1Moment of places14: 41 - December 3, 2021

    3 hours ago

    FINISH

    - The top five:



  • Lewis Hamilton (S) - 1.29.786

  • Max Verstappen (S) - 1.29.842

  • Valtteri Bottas (S) - 1.30.009

  • Pierre Gasly (S) - 1.30.263

  • Antonio Giovinazzi (S) - 1.30,318

  • 3 hours ago

    FINISH

    - Lewis Hamilton sets the fastest time in the first free practice session for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix.

    The Briton is half a tenth faster than Max Verstappen (second) on the super-fast track in Jeddah.

    Valtteri Bottas rounds out the top three.

    3 hours ago

    Another 1 minute

    - Verstappen improves in extremis and clocks the second time, half a tenth behind Hamilton.

    3 hours ago

    Verstappen already seems to be looking for the limit in the first training in Saudi Arabia.

    Lighting it up ✨ #SaudiArabianGP 🇸🇦 #F1

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    AuthorFormula 1Moment of places14: 28 - December 3, 2021

    3 hours ago

    Another 2 minutes

    - Verstappen seems to be startled by Ocon in the first corner and just like the Frenchman shoots off the track.

    Both can continue on their way.

    3 hours ago

    Another 8 minutes

    - Verstappen comes too wide over the kerbstones and breaks off his lap.

    He was already half a second slower than Hamilton at that moment.

    3 hours ago

    Another 12 minutes -

    After a short stop, Verstappen continues on three rounds of old soft tires.

    3 hours ago

    Another 15 minutes

    - Hamilton clocked the fastest time on new soft rubber: 1.29.786.

    Verstappen drove his fastest time on the hardest tire.



  • Hamilton (S) - 1.29.786

  • Bottas (S) - 1.30.009

  • Verstappen (H) - 1.30.014

  • 4 hours ago

    Another 20 minutes

    - Bottas goes on soft with five thousandths below Verstappen's time.

    The score:



  • Bottas (S) - 1.30.009

  • Verstappen (H) - 1.30.014

  • Sainz (S) - 1.30.364

  • 4 hours ago

    Another 20 minutes

    - Verstappen does not improve in his first timed round on soft rubber.

    4 hours ago

    24 more minutes

    - Now it gets interesting.

    Verstappen is on the road with soft tires.

    4 hours ago

    we've had 30 minutes of track running and set our first set of times 👊 @PierreGASLY P6 @yukitsunoda07 P16

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    AuthorScuderia AlphaTauriMoment of places14: 02 - December 3, 2021

    4 hours ago

    Another 33 minutes

    - Verstappen comes in on the hard tire after twelve rounds.

    Hamilton will continue on his soft rubber for a while.

    4 hours ago

    Another 36 minutes -

    Verstappen again takes half a count off his fastest lap.

    To be clear, he rides on the slowest hard tire.

    The score:



  • Verstappen (H) - 1.30.014

  • Hamilton (S) - 1.30.678

  • Bottas (S) - 1.30,949

  • 4 hours ago

    Another 41 minutes

    - Verstappen continues on his hard tires after a short pit stop and only takes half a second off his fastest lap.

    We can say that it is a promising start for the Dutchman.

    The score:



  • Verstappen (H) - 1.30.354

  • Norris (H) - 1.31.155

  • Leclerc (S) - 1.32.158

  • 4 hours ago

    Another 47 minutes

    - Verstappen sets the tone on his hard tires and is much faster than the rest on soft.

    Hamilton is seventh in his first timed lap.

    The score:



  • Verstappen (H) - 1,30,920

  • Bottas (S) - 1.31,712

  • Ricciardo (M) - 1.32.760

  • 4 hours ago

    Another 50 minutes

    - The score:



  • Verstappen (H) - 1,31.736

  • Gasly (S) - 1.32.760

  • Bottas (S) - 1.33,014

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