Lewis Hamilton added another victory to his tally at Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix but neither the five-times Formula One world champion nor his Mercedes team were under any illusions about who should have won. “It’s a bit subdued because we are all racers and the emotional winner today was [Ferrari’s] Charles [Leclerc],” team boss Toto Wolff told reporters. Hamilton agreed: “He deserved the win today. He’s done the job all weekend.” Leclerc, Ferrari’s 21-year-old Monegasque newcomer, had been heading for his first Grand Prix win after becoming the Italian team’s youngest driver to start from pole position. He was leading comfortably when a power unit problem in the closing laps dashed his hopes, leaving him unable to fend off Hamilton and the Briton’s second-placed Finnish teammate Valtteri Bottas. A late safety-car deployment at least enabled Leclerc to hang on for third place and a first career podium. “He was the quickest car, or the quickest guy, and he should have won the race. ...

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