What time is the grand prize, what TV channel is it on and what are the odds?

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Defending champion Max Verstappen extended his lead in the drivers’ standings for the first time after his podium finish in Monaco. Former leader Charles Leclerc – who had led from the first race until after the Spanish Grand Prix – leads him by nine points.


TV channel is it on and what are the odds? / Mercedes’ Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas steers his car during the first practice session ahead of the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix at the Baku City Circuit in Baku on June 4, 2021 – AFP” data-id=”101″ data-m=”{"i":101,"p":100,"n":"openModal","t":"articleImages","o":1}”>
Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2022: What time does the race start, what TV channel is it on and what are the odds?  / Finnish Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas drives his car during the first practice session ahead of the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Azerbaijan at the Baku Circuit in Baku on June 4, 2021 - AFP


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Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2022: What time does the race start, what TV channel is it on and what are the odds? / Finnish Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas drives his car during the first practice session ahead of the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Azerbaijan at the Baku Circuit in Baku on June 4, 2021 – AFP

Can the Monegasque Ferrari driver bounce back on a circuit where he raced well? Where can Max Verstappen land his first – or better – podium in Azerbaijan?

When is it?

The 2022 Azerbaijan Grand Prix weekend runs from Friday June 10 to Sunday June 12.

What time does it start?

The first Friday practice runs from 12pm BST to 1pm and the second practice from 3pm to 4pm.

Saturday’s final practice will take place at noon on Saturday with qualifying at 3 p.m.

The Azerbaijan Grand Prix itself starts at noon on Sunday June 12.

What TV channel is it on?

Sky Sports F1 have near-exclusive live coverage rights in the UK this year and beyond with their usual excellent team.

Sky’s qualifying program starts at 2pm and their race day coverage starts at 10.30am.

Channel 4 will also have extended highlights throughout the season. Their qualifying coverage begins at 10 p.m. on Saturday, although race highlights begin at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday.

You can also keep up to date throughout practice, qualifying and the race right here at Telegraph Sport.

What is the league standings?

What do we know about Baku City Circuit?

  • Circuit length: 6.003kilometers
  • First Grand Prize (Championship): 2016
  • Turns: 51
  • Race distance: 306.049km
  • Race lap record: 1:43.009 (Charles Leclerc, 2019)
  • Winner 2021: Sergio Perez, Red Bull
  • Number of corners: 20
  • Possibilities of overtaking: Generally quite good. The main one is in the pit straight (which is very, very long if you exclude turn 20 as an actual turn) and in the first corner, with the DRS. Moves aren’t impossible elsewhere, but by far the least risky and most likely is in the first corner.

What are the latest odds?

  • Max Verstappen 11/10
  • Charles Leclerc 7/4
  • Sergio Perez 11/2
  • carlos sainz 9/1
  • george russell 1/22
  • Lewis Hamilton 1/28

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