Rohit Sharma joined millions in celebrating Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen’s dramatic first championship win. Also, using a cricketing analogy, the batter said Verstappen’s final lap clutch in Abu Dhabi. Grand Prix was equal to hitting a match-winning final-ball six. Verstappen of Red Bull had the closest F1 season in decades. Then, in the last race, Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton starts with an even score. He’s vying for a record-equaling eighth title. Hamilton has put in a strong performance and has been cruising the entire race.
However, two of the 19 drivers were involved in collisions, and the resulting Safety Car deployments favoured Verstappen. As a result, he was able to grab the lead just before the finish line. Taking to Twitter soon after the checkered flag went out. Rohit Sharma described it as an “unbelievable win” for the Dutchman.
Rohit Sharma posted on Twitter
“1 ball 6 required and guess what, Max Verstappen hits it. Unbelievable win #AbuDhabiGP #F1TitleChampionship” Sharma captioned.
Sachin Tendulkar reacted to the race with a tweet, congratulating Verstappen and sympathizing with Hamilton. This was Red Bull Racing’s first title win since 2013. Also, Mercedes had dominated the last seven seasons.
During the race at the Yas Marina Circuit, Red Bull’s team principal Christian Horner. They had said his team required a ‘miracle’ to win. And when that happened via some controversial decisions discussed in detail here. Meanwhile, the Silver Arrows’ camp understandably rued their rotten luck.
Furthermore, the Formula One season is now ended, and Rohit Sharma thoroughly liked it. At the very least, what many will regard as the most thrilling ending ever. In addition, the opener is looking forward to a much-needed rest from international cricket. Sharma is preparing for India’s upcoming South African tour. Rohit Sharma’s first match since being selected ODI captain.
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