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Hamilton outruns Rosberg for Bahrain GP win

Sakhir, Bahrain (SportsNetwork.com) - Lewis Hamilton won the Bahrain Grand Prix for the first time after a hard-fought battle with his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg throughout Sunday's 57-lap race.Rosberg started on the pole, but Hamilton pulled ahead of him to take the lead on the opening lap. Rosberg caught Hamilton and challenged him for the top spot just before they pitted for the first time.A quick pit stop allowed Hamilton to build a lead as high as 13 seconds over Rosberg before the safety car was deployed for a frightening accident involving Sauber's Esteban Gutierrez on lap 41.After the restart with 11 laps to go, Rosberg challenged Hamilton for the lead again, as the two swapped the position multiple times before Hamilton pulled ahead for good.Hamilton, the 2008 Formula One world champion, crossed the finish line just one second ahead of Rosberg for his 24th career grand prix win, which moved him into a tie with Juan Manuel Fangio for 10th on F1's all-time race winners list....

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