Fernando Alonso also was favoured when Lewis Hamilton abandoned the race, did not finish thus did not gain any points for this race.
Fernando Alonso now gets back into World Championship Title contention with this victory as he is now third placed in the Classifications table & there are still 5 races left to battle for the points.
1. Alonso (Sp) ; 2. J Button (
Current World Championships Table:
1. M Webber (Aus) -187 pts
2. L. Hamilton (
3. F . Alonso (Sp) – 166 pts
Next race - Singapur