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Dutch GP - Race: Home win for Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton in P2, Valtteri Bottas in P3.

Max Verstappen wins his home Grand Prix and takes the championship lead over Lewis Hamilton by 3 points. Lewis Hamilton finished in P2, followed by Valtteri Bottas in P3.

Pierre Gasly in P4, another excellent performance by the Frenchman, followed by Charles Leclerc in P5 and Fernando Alonso in P6, who managed to overtake Carlos Sainz in the last laps, leaving him in P7.

Sergio Perez, who drove all the way from the pit lane, due to a power unit change ahead of the race, finished in P8, ahead of Esteban Ocon in P9 and Lando Norris in P10, completing the top 10.

Sergio Perez got the fans vote for the Driver Of The Day, while Lewis Hamilton got the extra point for setting the Fastest Lap Of The Race.

Nikita Mazepin was the first to retire from the race, while Yuki Tsunoda was also told by his team to stop due to a power unit issue. George Russell also retired from the race with 2 laps remaining, but was classified as 17th.

Championship Shuffle:

Max Verstappen is now the leader of the Drivers Championship, having a 3-point lead over Lewis Hamilton (224.5-221.5).

Valtteri Bottas overtook Lando Norris for P3 in the Championship. The Finn has a 9-point lead over the Brit (123-114).

Ferrari is closing up on McLaren for P3 in the Constructors Championship, with only 3.5 points separating the two teams (169-165.5).

Haas is still the only team with 0 points.

Full Race Classification:

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