Leclerc on pole ahead of Hamilton in turbulent Baku GP qualifying

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Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc claimed pole position for the Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix ahead of world champion Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes in a turbulent qualifying session on Saturday. A fourth red flag on the afternoon, after crashes from Alpha Tauri’s Uki Tsunoda and Leclerc’s team-mate Carlos Sainz, ended the session just as Hamilton, championship leader Max Verstappen and others had started their final fast lap. As a result, Leclerc led the way in 1 minute 41.218 seconds on the 6.003-kilometre Baku City street circuit. It was the ninth career pole for Leclerc who also topped qualifying …

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