Sergio Perez won the Formula 1 race in Singapore.
The Mexican won the Night Grand Prix on Sunday ahead of Ferrari star Charles Leclerc.
This delayed the World Cup decision by at least a week.
World champion Max Verstappen only finished seventh on the narrow street circuit in the Red Bull and was unable to take his first chance to win the title early.
The 25-year-old Dutchman has his next opportunity in just a week's time at Suzuka, Japan.
Leclerc's teammate Carlos Sainz took third place.
The five-time Singapore winner Sebastian Vettel drove his Aston Martin to eighth place at his last appearance in the Asian metropolis before retiring.
Mick Schumacher finished 13th in the Haas racing car.
The Grand Prix started more than an hour late after it rained heavily before the scheduled start.
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