18 Apr '11, 1am

Motor Racing: Hamilton heads home ready for title bid

Motor Racing: Hamilton heads home ready for title bid

SHANGHAI: A delighted Lewis Hamilton headed home to Europe after winning Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix convinced he can build a convincing title challenge this year and give defending champion Sebastian Vettel a run for his money. The 26-year-old Briton and his McLaren team-mate compatriot Jenson Button, 31, finished first and fourth in the third race of the 2011 season at the Shanghai International Circuit as Vettel's run of two season-opening wins came to an end. Vettel was second for Red Bull ahead of his team-mate Australian Mark Webber, who produced the drive of the day to finish on the podium after starting 18th on the grid. "Maybe that's where I should always start," joked Webber. "Just give up on qualifying, save the tyres and get out there and go for it. It would certainly give the crowd value for money and I think we'd all enjoy it, too. "But, being serious, I have...

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