How champion held on to triumph in dramatic finish
Lap 50 of 52
With Mercedes cruising to a onetwo, Valtteri Bottas in second picks up a puncture and goes into the pits. He re-emerges in 12th.
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen, who has inherited second place, gets fresh tyres in a last-minute bid to win a fastest lap bonus point.
Tyres are exploding everywhere. McLaren’s Carlos Sainz Jnr picks up a puncture, tumbling out of the top 10.
Race leader Lewis Hamilton just has to finish the final lap to win but he suffers a blowout (left) on the old pit straight.
Hamilton limps home on three wheels, his 30-second lead over Verstappen shrinking to less than six seconds by the finish, then inspects his tyre (far left).