Manama> Mercedes driver and eight-time world champion Louis Hamilton wins Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix car race Hamilton beat the 36-year-old Mercedes in one hour, 32 minutes and 3 seconds on the 57th lap of the Grand Prix at the International Circuit in Zachary. Hamilton has 25 points.
The Mercedes star won his first game of the season, beating Red Bull’s Max Verstappen to second place in the qualifying round. Verstappen (18 points) is the runner – up. Mercedes’ own Vateri Bottas (16 points) finished third. McLarent ‘s Lando Norris was fourth and Red Bull’ s Sergio Perez was fifth. Ferrari’s Charles LeClark finished sixth.
Like Michael Schumacher, Hamilton is a seven – time world champion. Hamilton has the most wins in Formula One – 96. Hamilton is considered one of the best Formula One drivers in history. This is Hamilton’s fifth victory at the Bahrain Grand Prix.