Having suffered a pretty mediocre performance on Friday by their standards, Red Bull's Verstappen and Sergio Perez will only line-up in sixth and ninth for Sunday's race, but the dominant Dutchman will be confident he can take victory in the sprint race after putting his car on pole.
Both drivers fell in SQ2, meaning they will line-up for the sprint race later on Saturday in 12th and 14th, while their fearsome Friday means they'll also start Sunday's race down in 17th and 19th respectively.
Russell slammed with penalty
As well as his average sprint qualifying performance in which he was only able to claim eighth, Mercedes' George Russell was penalised after impeding Leclerc's flying lap during SQ1.
The Ferrari driver clearly believed it was a slamdunk penalty for the British driver, saying straight away over the radio: "Penalty for Mr Russell, thank you."
Now, the FIA have revealed that Russell has been given the penalty, meaning he will start the sprint later on Saturday from 11th.
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