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Hamilton thanks team for 'fantastic' pole position

Hamilton thanks team for 'fantastic' pole position

Hamilton said he couldn't judge the pace of the Red Bulls in testing, saying they were "quite far behind" and he didn't see many upgrades to the cars. Kimi Raikkonen was fourth fastest, with the Red Bull duo of Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen fifth and sixth. The prospect of a Vettel-Hamilton title battle is an attractive prospect after three relatively stale seasons of Hamilton versus Rosberg.


Christina El Moussa And NHLer Nate Thompson Are 'Just Friends'

Christina El Moussa And NHLer Nate Thompson Are 'Just Friends'

And it appears the 33-year-old reality star already has a new boyfriend. "Shoot prep & playtime", a caption for the story read , with El Moussa showing off her seriously enviable figure in the off-the-shoulder bikini top and bottoms with sexy side cutouts.


Red Bull rivalry on hold after Ricciardo qualifying crash

Red Bull rivalry on hold after Ricciardo qualifying crash

However, team boss Christian Horner was still clearly disappointed that his senior driver will at best start in 10th, assuming Red Bull do not have to change the gearbox which will incur a five-place grid penalty. "I do know [what happened] but I don't", he remarked. "I wasn't overdriving to an extent where I feel it influenced it more than I should have. So I'm just hoping for a clean start - and then [it will] probably be quite a lonely race for me".


Australian Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Saturday's F1 Results, Times, Final Grid

Australian Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Saturday's F1 Results, Times, Final Grid

That lowered the mark Sebastian Vettel set in his Ferrari in the last of the three practice sessions, which was already lower than the previous quickest time in Melbourne he set here in taking pole position for the 2011 GP. "I see Ferrari being the quickest at the moment and they will definitely be the favourites", Hamilton said. Roman Grosjean was sixth for Haas , Felipe Massa was seventh for Williams and Toro Rosso drivers Carlos Sainz and Daniil Kvyat were eighth and ninth.


Dontari Poe signs with Falcons

Dontari Poe signs with Falcons

After leaving Miami without a signed contract, Poe signed a new deal with the Atlanta Falcons that will pay him in that $8 million range that he was asking for. Unless Poe was willing to leave millions on the table, Miami wasn't a real option. A two-time Pro Bowl selection, Poe has gained fame not just for his work plugging up the line of scrimmage but his occasional forays on offense.


North Dakota falls to Arizona in NCAA Tournament

North Dakota falls to Arizona in NCAA Tournament

In all, five Wildcats finished in double figures. They hung around with Arizona through much of the half by keeping the deficit between eight and 12 points, but a late run by the Wildcats found the Fighting Hawks trailing 53-37 at the break.