Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton edges Max Verstappen in first practice

Lewis Hamilton edged out Max Verstappen by just 0.059 seconds to head first practice at the Monaco Grand Prix.

Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas was 0.072secs off the pace as the top three drivers were closely matched around the street circuit.

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was fourth, 0.361secs off the pace but 0.356secs ahead of team-mate Sebastian Vettel.

Mercedes and other teams carried tributes to the late Niki Lauda on their cars.

More to follow.

This article is from the BBC Sport website / bbc.co.uk – Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton edges Max Verstappen in first practice

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