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Nico Rosberg takes pole position for Monaco Grand Prix
Nico Rosberg takes pole position for Monaco Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg took pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix ahead of his teammate Lewis Hamilton in controversial circumstances on Saturday, with Hamilton visibly irate at how Rosberg's late error cost him a shot at qualifying in first place. The Mercedes pair went out for one final qualifying lap with less than a minute remaining and Rosberg lost control coming out of the Mirabeau turn, sliding down an escape road. After Rosberg backed out onto the circuit, a yellow flag came up — meaning that Hamilton could not improve on his time. “I thought it was over once that happened, because I thought the track could ramp up and somebody else could beat the time,” Rosberg...

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