Hamilton cut a frustrated figure all weekend, complaining of a lack of pace in his Mercedes, and had to settle for fourth-place finish after starting from the same position.
Despite his current difficulties though, Hamilton only finds himself nine points behind Vettel in the championship, after the Ferrari driver could only finish eighth following his clash with Verstappen. Red Bull started from the third row but did not look like it had the pace to challenge championship leaders Ferrari and Mercedes.
The Formula 1 Series continues its 2018 season early on Sunday morning with the running of the Chinese Grand Prix.
Verstappen dived late at the penultimate corner and went straight into Vettel as the Ferrari driver turned in to the corner.
Reflecting on the performance, Hamilton admitted it was a case of underperforming on his side of the Mercedes garage, and that a solution needs to be found quickly if he's going to fight for a fifth title. Though Vettel is the favorite, Hamilton seems like the guy to beat based on his history at the track. "So I'm really happy", Vettel said.
"We have seen the competitive picture change quickly over the past three races and it's clear that we still have much to understand about our vehicle and how to get the best from the tyres". But the luck has been going against us in these first couple of races, and today again.
Neymar reveals when he will return from injury
When Neymar gets here, he'll be very eager to play. "He could possibly play in the final matches of the season". But with PSG playing their last Ligue 1 match on May 19, it seems unlikely Neymar will play any part.
"I knew I could step it up, because I had a lot more in me", Vettel said. According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Sebastian Vettel is the current favorite, as he is getting odds of -175 to win.
With the Mercedes leading until 11 laps from the end, Ricciardo still had to overtake Bottas on track for victory and the pair nearly collided at Turn 6, but the Finn says he only pushed his defense so far due to the pace differential between the two cars. I don't think necessarily I need to be less aggressive or anything because it's nothing to do with being overly aggressive but maybe wanting too much.
"I was in no-one man's land today, I had no pace", Hamilton told Sky F1.
Star of the session: Raikkonen has really been the star of the weekend so far and can consider himself quite unlucky to not be on pole position. Hamilton's win here last year marked his third in four years, his fifth overall, and Mercedes' fifth in the last six China Grand Prix races.
Verstappen, whose teammate Ricciardo put on a superb overtaking display to claim victory, accepted full responsibility. "We definitely were not doing that for the cameras", said a clearly relieved Ricciardo.
Montreal's Lance Stroll qualified in the No. 18 spot.
A smash into Lee's body gave Srikanth the lead at 16-15 before the Malaysian drew level yet again with a superb placement. Lee was on his brilliant best at the start of the game and scored four points in succession with masterful strokes.
As Gaethje stumbled around the cage, Poirier swarmed in to tag him with combinations before finishing him along the cage wall. The fighters separate and they just swing away at each other, Gaethje continues attacking Poirier with leg kicks.
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Outside the top 10, Kevin Magnussen picked up P11 ahead of Esteban Ocon, Fernando Alonso, Stoffel Vandoorne and Brendon Hartley. In the opening stages of the race , Vettel seemed to comfortably control the pace, keeping Bottas about 2.5 seconds behind.
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But the Warriors made it clear early on - unless the back of the jersey displayed the name "Aldridge", they weren't concerned. JaVale McGee scored 15 points and played aggressive defense while Green had 12 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds.
Pogba won the Europa League and the League Cup last season but the Red Devils finished in sixth place in the Premier League table. The relationship between Pogba and Mourinho has certainly been over-analyzed and over-saturated with coverage this season.
NCAA panel approves drastic rule change for kickoffs
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Martin Sorrell steps down as CEO of advertising giant WPP
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Kathua Rape and Murder Case echoed in United Nations
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Public display in Winona shows impact of child abuse
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Gold Coast diver wins Commonwealth Games gold medal
Mary Kom's medal cabinet already includes an Olympic bronze from London 2012 and five amateur world championship titles. As Nigeria's Sinivie Boltic was ruled out of the final due to injury, Sumit Malik won the gold in the 125 kg category.
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Hodgson's side are now three points clear of the drop zone, although 18th-placed Southampton do have a game in hand. Brighton are in a bit better position coming into the late stages of the season, but not by much.