The Finn scored his third podium of the season so far with a bold move on Lewis Hamilton in the dying stages of the race.
Following a post-race steward’s decision, Pastor received a drive-through penalty, equivalent to 20-second time added to the final results, promoting Bruno into tenth and the final points-paying position.
Michael Schumacher finished in third place today, taking the 155th podium finish of his career,
Fernando Alonso, the first driver to take two wins this season.
He went on to achieve his best finish of his rookie season so far and crossed the line in 15th position.
Sauber F1 Team driver Kamui Kobayashi made a fantastic start, was racing in fourth for the first quarter of the race before it all went wrong for him and he finally retired after 34
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