Lewis Hamilton secured pole position for the last race of the season in Abu Dhabi while Championship leader Nico Rosberg came in second to complete the first row.The title could still head the Briton's way if he finishes first and Rosberg does not make it to the podium. A lap of 1:38.755 which was three tenths of a second faster than Rosberg's best lap of 1:39.058.
The German, who won in Abu Dhabi a year ago, has raised his game this season, but following a run of three second-place finishes, is keen to clinch the title with a victory.
"The reason I wasn't able to sleep then was that I'd worked so hard during the year, and faced lots of different challenges", Hamilton said Saturday after taking pole position in qualifying for Sunday's race. "I have everything to gain tomorrow".
"He [Hamilton] was in a league of his own this weekend and we can see that with his final pace", Wolff said.
"I have had other things coming my way but I have managed to battle through adversity and I am really proud of it". You never know what might happen - however unlikely it may seem.
"No matter what happens tomorrow the auto which is leading the race or in a better position is going to have the strategy call and the priority because winning the race is our number one objective", he said.
"I came here to be on pole, so I'm not ecstatic today", said Rosberg. I wouldn't have the 61 poles I have now if it wasn't for them. I' m still in a good position to win the race and I want to end the season on a high. If Hamilton wins the race with two rival cars between him and Rosberg he will take the title, making a good start crucial for Rosberg's chances. "Lewis was just a little bit quicker". "I don't think that's the way Nico operates and it would certainly not look very good". I gave it everything but it wasn't possible to beat Lewis today.
Creating added interest is the fact that the Red Bulls of Ricciardo and teammate Max Verstappen (sixth) will start on the more durable super soft tyres.
"We've got to try something", Ricciardo replied, when asked about the strategy. Let's see what it does tomorrow.
"I guess this evening and tomorrow I'll work with my engineers to fully understand the scenario and what I've got to do". It was a pretty slow starting qualifying session for me.
They have outscored opponents 116-44 in the first quarter this season, but the points have gone down with each passing quarter. He is also the Fighting Irish's second leading rushing, picking up 509 yards on the ground with seven more touchdowns.
Kohli, who made his Test debut in 2011 and impressed in subsequent series against Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Kohli said he was surprised that it had taken so long for England to bring Buttler back into the mix for Test matches.
MI now sits at 10-2. "I think they're saying Wisconsin could go if they win (the Big Ten title game) and we beat that team". Late in the first half, Ohio State took a 7-3 lead when the Buckeyes intercepted a pass and returned it for a touchdown.
The game between No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 MI has clearly usurped the pre-eminent role in terms of national title implications. Texas A&M had the most success against the Crimson Tide, but even though the Aggies ran for 114 yards, they still lost, 33-14.
Gabriel Morales, a 40-year-old financial executive, monitored social media early Saturday from his home in Miami . In contrast, the reaction from some Cubans living in the United States was scathing and celebratory.
BJD, TRS and YSR congress are ready for a debate under rule 193, which the government prefers as it does not entail voting. A united Opposition thwarted the government bid to break the Parliament deadlock following the currency recall.
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Floss says even though Cyber Monday and online shopping continues to grow, he believes Black Friday won't go anywhere soon. Shoppers and sales associates crowd the aisles on Thanksgiving Day at Best Buy, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 in Houma, La.
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Abdelkader had a highlight save in the period when he made a kick save on Cammalleri while Mrazek was out of his net. He made a few saves, including a third-period stop on Jonathan Ericsson while lying on his back.
Speaking of the superstar couple's kids, North and Saint may only know that their father is just away for a while. An insider explained: " Kanye is still under medical observation.
Guice runs for LSU-record 285 yards, No. 25 Tigers roll
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Somalia: 11 killed in car bomb blast in the capital
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Hurts, No. 1 Alabama race past No. 16 Auburn, 30-12
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Florence Henderson From "The Brady Bunch" Dies
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Nude protest as Marcos goes from crypt to grave
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California mosques receive letters threatening Muslims
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Syria: Air raids hit rebel held areas, 54 killed
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Trump Wins Michigan In Closest Race State Has Ever Recorded
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Spurs take flawless road record to Washington
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