Italian GP: Charles Leclerc takes bizarre Italian GP pole

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc took pole position following a farcical end to qualifying at the Italian Grand Prix.
The unlikely climax left Leclerc on pole with his first lap, beating Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton by 0.039 seconds.
It was Leclerc’s second consecutive pole position in just seven days.
Leclerc, who had already enjoyed a rapturous reception in nearby Milan on Wednesday at a celebration of 90 years of the Italian Grand Prix, said: “It feels unbelievable.
Charles Leclerc: “Already on Wednesday in Milan was incredible and today to see so many people feels absolutely amazing.”
Charles Leclerc: “Happy with the pole but in the end there was a big mess.”

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