Formula One: Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix, extends drivers' championship lead

SINGAPORE – Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won the Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday (Sept 16) night, after starting the race in pole position.

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen was second, while Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was third in the 11th edition of the night race at the Marina Bay Street Circuit.

Ferrari pilot Vettel, who started the race in third place, overtook second-placed Verstappen in the opening lap, just before the safety car emerged on track, following the collision of Force India duo Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez.