Malaysian Grand Prix, 2nd practice: King Kimi reigns in Malaysian rain

Fernando Alonso, Mark Webber, Romain Grosjean, Nico Rosberg, Paul di Resta, Lewis Hamilton and Adrian Sutil rounded off the top 10 after 2 free practices.

updated: March 22, 2013 18:55 IST
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Sepang, Malaysia: Formula One championship leader Kimi Raikkonen put his stamp on the Malaysian Grand Prix on Friday when he outstripped the field on a rain-hit first day of free practice.

The Lotus driver, world champion in 2007 and a surprise but emphatic winner at last week's season-opening Australian Grand Prix, dodged a heavy shower to clock the day's fastest time of 1min 36.569sec in the second session.

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel, on the hunt for his fourth straight world title, was just two-hundredths of a second slower at the tropical Sepang circuit while Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso were third and fourth for Ferrari.

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