Sebastian Vettel masters Lewis Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari celebrates his win on the podium with second placed Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes GP and teammate Valtteri Bottas at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park. Getty

Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari celebrates his win on the podium with second placed Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes GP and teammate Valtteri Bottas at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park. Getty

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The F1 Drivers Class of 2017 photo during the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on Sunday. Getty

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 26: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain driving the (44) Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Mercedes F1 WO8 leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany driving the (5) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H Valtteri Bottas driving the (77) Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Mercedes F1 WO8 and the rest of the field at the start during the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 26, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Lewis Hamilton driving the (44) Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Mercedes F1 WO8 led Sebastian Vettel driving the (5) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H at the start of the Australian Grand Prix. Hamilton was first to pit on lap 18 to change tyres. However, it proved a turning point in the race as he rejoined behind Red Bull's Max Verstappen and was then unable to pass the feisty Dutch teenager, as Vettel forged ahead. Getty

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Max Verstappen driving the (33) Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer RB13 TAG Heuer battles for position with Kimi Raikkonen driving the (7) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H on track. Getty

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Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari celebrates his win in parc ferme with Ferrari Team Principal Maurizio Arrivabene. Getty

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Sebastain Vettel celebrates with his Australian Grand Prix trophy on the podium. This is his fourth win for Ferrari and his first since the Singapore Grand Prix in September 2015.

Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene, left, celebrates along with his driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany as Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, second from left, sprays teammate Valtteri Bottas of Finland, right, after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 26, 2017. Vettel won the race ahead of Hamilton and Bottas. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene, left, celebrates along with his driver Sebastian Vettel as Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, second from left, sprays teammate Valtteri Bottas , right, after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix. AP

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Updated Date: Mar 26, 2017 20:42:48 IST

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