13 Jun '11, 12am

Button is singing in the rain: AFTERNOON LATEST MONTREAL - Jenson Button took advantage of a last-la...

MONTREAL - Jenson Button took advantage of a last-lap slide by Sebastian Vettel and passed the runaway championship points leader on the final trip down the backstretch to win the rain-soaked Canadian Grand Prix last night (this morning, Singapore time). Jenson had fallen to 21st in the field after two run-ins with other cars and a speed limit penalty, but he worked his way through the field and ran the fastest lap of the day in Lap 69 to sit less than 1 second behind Vettel entering the final lap. As the German navigated a chicane on the backstretch, the rear of his Red Bull car slipped wide on the slippery track and Button sped past him to take the checkered flag for McLaren. "We led every single lap except for the last one - part of the last one," Vettel said. "It was a difficult day to race. It was probably the only mistake I had in the whole race. I went a little bit ...

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