Mark Webber wins British Grand Prix

Mark Webber nipped past long time leader Fernando Alonso in the closing stages to win the British Grand Prix here on Sunday.

updated: July 08, 2012 19:18 IST
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Silverstone, England: Mark Webber claimed the ninth win of his career on Sunday when he swept to a dramatic and perfectly-judged victory in an incident-filled British Grand Prix.

In a race run in welcome, if rare, dry conditions, the 35-year-old Australian steered his Red Bull through 52 laps of complex tactical and strategic racing to finish three seconds ahead of Fernando Alonso of Ferrari.

It was Webber's second win this year, after triumphing at Monaco, and his second at Silverstone in three years.

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