Chinese GP: Top photos from the race

Motorsport.com's selection of photos from a thrilling Chinese Grand Prix, the third round of the 2018 Formula 1 season.

Chinese GP: Top photos from the race

Chinese Grand Prix in the paddock

Chinese Grand Prix in the paddock
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Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari fans and banner

Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari fans and banner
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Actress and Singer Carina Lau on the grid

Actress and Singer Carina Lau on the grid
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Actress and Singer Carina Lau in the McLaren garage

Actress and Singer Carina Lau in the McLaren garage
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Race start

Race start
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Race start

Race start
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Race start

Race start
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Race start

Race start
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Race start

Race start
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Race start

Race start
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Marcus Ericsson, Sauber C37

Marcus Ericsson, Sauber C37
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Race start

Race start
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Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer
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Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-18

Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-18
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Lance Stroll, Williams FW41

Lance Stroll, Williams FW41
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Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, leads Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09

Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, leads Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09
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Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, passes Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, pour la tête de course devant Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, passes Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, pour la tête de course devant Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H
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Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H
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Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso STR13 Honda, devant Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11 Mercedes

Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso STR13 Honda, devant Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11 Mercedes
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Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H pit stop

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H pit stop
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Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, leads Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, et Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, leads Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, et Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H
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Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-18 Ferrari, leads Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18 Ferrari

Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-18 Ferrari, leads Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18 Ferrari
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Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, leads Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, leads Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H
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Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11

Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11
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Lance Stroll, Williams FW41 Mercedes, devant Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11 Mercedes

Lance Stroll, Williams FW41 Mercedes, devant Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11 Mercedes
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Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18 and Nico Hulkenberg, Renault Sport F1 Team R.S. 18

Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18 and Nico Hulkenberg, Renault Sport F1 Team R.S. 18
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Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H
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Pierre Gasly, Scuderia Toro Rosso STR13 and Brendon Hartley, Scuderia Toro Rosso STR13

Pierre Gasly, Scuderia Toro Rosso STR13 and Brendon Hartley, Scuderia Toro Rosso STR13
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Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer pits

Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer pits
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Safety car

Safety car
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Safety car leads the field

Safety car leads the field
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Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer, passes Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H

Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer, passes Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H
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Esteban Ocon, Force India VJM11 and Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11

Esteban Ocon, Force India VJM11 and Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11
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Esteban Ocon, Force India VJM11 Mercedes, Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-18 Ferrari

Esteban Ocon, Force India VJM11 Mercedes, Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-18 Ferrari
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Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H is passed by Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes-AMG F1 W09

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H is passed by Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes-AMG F1 W09
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Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 and Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H crash

Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 and Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H crash
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Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer celebrates win

Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer celebrates win
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Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 celebrates win

Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 celebrates win
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Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer celebrates win

Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 Tag Heuer celebrates win
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 in the parc ferme

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 in the parc ferme
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing
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Podium : le vainqueur Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing, le troisième, Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari

Podium : le vainqueur Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing, le troisième, Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing on the podium

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing on the podium
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing and Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1 on the podium

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing and Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1 on the podium
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Podium : le vainqueur Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing, le deuxième, Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1

Podium : le vainqueur Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing, le deuxième, Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing
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Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing

Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing
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Podium : Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing, second place Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1, third place Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari

Podium : Race winner Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing, second place Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1, third place Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari
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