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singapore grand prix: sebastian vettel storms to stunning pole position

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singapore grand prix: sebastian vettel storms to stunning pole position

ferrari's sebastian vettel stormed to a stunning pole position at the singapore grand prix as title rival lewis hamilton managed only fifth. vettel was 0.323 seconds quicker than red bull's max verstappen, who edged out team-mate daniel ricciardo.ferrari's kimi raikkonen was 0.578secs slower than the german, with hamilton 0.635s adrift of vettel.the result gives vettel a golden opportunity to reclaim the championship lead from hamilton on sunday.overtaking is tricky in singapore, making pole position even more valuable than usualhamilton took the outright lead for the first time this season with victory in italy last time out, but vettel has the chance not only to overturn the briton's three-point advantage but to open a significant lead.mercedes have lacked pace on this tight and twisty track, as they always expected they would, and hamilton does not appear to have the pace to challenge the red bulls and ferraris in front of him.click to see content: vettelinsingaporeferrari had lacked pace on friday, when vettel had a spin and brushed a wall, but vettel looked stronger from the start of running on saturday and saved his best to last."i shouted louder on the radio than probably ever before," vettel said. "i love this track. the car was tricky but it came alive and was getting better and better as the night came on. i am really glad we got it done."i knew we had it in us. it was a bit of a struggle to get there, but we did it.as the sun sets, the whole place seems to ...