Carlos Sainz wins Australian Grand Prix

Tags: Sports

Ferrari's Carlos Sainz made a remarkable comeback just two weeks after appendicitis surgery to win the Australian Grand Prix.

An Overview of the News

  • The race also included the unexpected retirement of Red Bull's reigning world champion Max Verstappen, his first comeback in two years.

  • Sainz faced off competition from Ferrari teammate Charles Leclerc to take victory.

Podium Finisher

  • McLaren's Lando Norris finished third, scoring his first podium of the season.

  • Norris' teammate Oscar Piastri finished an impressive fourth, while Red Bull's Sergio Pérez finished fifth.

Championship Standings

  • Despite his retirement, Max Verstappen remains at the top of the championship standings, four points ahead of Charles Leclerc.

  • Leclerc earned an extra point for setting the fastest lap, with Sergio Pérez finishing one point behind him in third.

  • Sainz is 11 points behind Verstappen in fourth.

Please Rate this article, so that we can improve the quality for you -