Dutch Grand Prix: Race start time UK, practice, qualifying results and how can I watch F1 on TV today?

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Dutch Grand Prix: Race start time UK, practice, qualifying results and how can I watch F1 on TV today?

Max Verstappen claimed pole position for his home Dutch Grand Prix as he looks to take another giant step towards a second successive Formula One world title today.

The Red Bull star put aside practice issues caused by gearbox problems to pip rival Charles Leclerc to top spot by 0.021 seconds on Saturday.

The fiercely loyal Orange Army packed out the Circuit Zandvoort once again for the latest homecoming of F1’s reigning world champion, who is fast turning his first title defence into a procession.

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A ninth win in 14 races at the Belgian GP last weekend, where he quickly fought back from starting 14th on the grid to ease to yet another comfortable triumph, saw the dominant Verstappen move 93 points clear of Red Bull team-mate Sergio Perez in the drivers’ standings, with Ferrari’s luckless Leclerc languishing third after a sixth-place finish at Spa.

Verstappen suffered a hiccup as he broke down in the first practice session on Friday and was only eighth-fastest after returning for FP2, with Leclerc leading Carlos Sainz in a Scuderia one-two.

Also on Friday, Oscar Piastri was officially confirmed as fellow Australian Daniel Ricciardo’s replacement at McLaren for 2023 after the team won their legal fight with Alpine.

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(REUTERS)

When is the 2022 Dutch Grand Prix?

The Dutch Grand Prix is scheduled to take place today, Sunday, September 4, 2022 ,at Circuit Zandvoort in Zandvoort, Netherlands.

What time is the 2022 Dutch Grand Prix?

The first two practice sessions took place on Friday, with FP3 held between 12pm-1pm BST on Saturday afternoon.

Qualifying was at 3pm on Saturday, with the race itself beginning at 3pm today.

How can I watch the 2022 Dutch Grand Prix?

TV channel: The race will be shown LIVE on Sky Sports F1.

Coverage of Grand Prix Sunday starts at 12:30pm, with the race programme beginning at 1:55pm.

Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers can also stream the action live online via the SkyGo app.

LIVE blog: You can also follow the race as it happens with Standard Sport’s live blog.

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(Getty Images)

Who is on pole?

Max Verstappen beat Charles Leclerc to pole position at his home race by just 0.021 seconds, despite gearbox issues in practice. It is the 17th pole of his impressive career.

Qualifying results and grid positions in full

  1. Max Verstappen (Ned) Red Bull 1min 10.342secs

  2. Charles Leclerc (Mon) Ferrari 1:10.363

  3. Carlos Sainz Jr. (Spa) Ferrari 1:10.434

  4. Lewis Hamilton (Gbr) Mercedes GP 1:10.648

  5. Sergio Perez (Mex) Red Bull 1:11.077

  6. George Russell (Gbr) Mercedes GP 1:11.14

  7. Lando Norris (Gbr) McLaren 1:11.174

  8. Mick Schumacher (Ger) Haas F1 1:11.442

  9. Yuki Tsunoda (Jpn) Scuderia AlphaTauri 1:12.556

  10. Lance Stroll (Can) Aston Martin No Time Set

  11. Pierre Gasly (Fra) Scuderia AlphaTauri 1:11.512

  12. Esteban Ocon (Fra) Alpine 1:11.605

  13. Fernando Alonso (Spa) Alpine 1:11.613

  14. Guanyu Zhou (Chn) Alfa Romeo Racing 1:11.704

  15. Alexander Albon (Tha) Williams 1:11.802

  16. Valtteri Bottas (Fin) Alfa Romeo Racing 1:11.961

  17. Daniel Ricciardo (Aus) McLaren 1:12.081

  18. Kevin Magnussen (Den) Haas F1 1:12.319

  19. Sebastian Vettel (Ger) Aston Martin 1:12.391

  20. Nicholas Latifi (Can) Williams 1:13.353