By Philip Duncan, Pa F1 Correspondent
Published: 11:30 BST, 25 September 2020 | Updated: 11:32 BST, 25 September 2020
Lewis Hamilton's maiden shot at matching Michael Schumacher's victory record began by finishing a surprise last but one in opening practice for the Russian Grand Prix.
Hamilton moved to within one of Schumacher's 91 wins following his triumph in Mugello earlier this month.
But the six-time world champion was only 19th here at the Sochi Autodrom, 2.8 seconds slower than pace-setter Valtteri Bottas in the other Mercedes.
Lewis Hamilton struggled in first practice at the Russia GP on Friday, coming in just 19th
The Mercedes driver came in 2.8 seconds behind his team-mate Valtteri Bottas who leads
Daniel Ricciardo was second for Renault ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen on a morning disrupted by a number of accidents.
The most significant of which