Fernando Alonso delighted to get his season back on track

Going into the Bahrain Grand Prix next weekend, reigning three-time world champion Vettel leads the drivers' standings on 52 points, followed by Raikkonen (49), Alonso (43), Hamilton (40) and Massa (30).

updated: April 14, 2013 17:21 IST
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Shanghai: Ferrari's Fernando Alonso emerged unscathed to take victory on Sunday in a drama-packed Chinese Grand Prix, with Kimi Raikkonen of Lotus and Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton holding on for second and third.

A charging Sebastian Vettel came fourth, just 0.2 seconds behind Hamilton, after adopting a different tyre strategy from most of his rivals, while his Red Bull team-mate Mark Webber failed to finish on a dreadful weekend for him.

Jenson Button, of McLaren, was fifth, and Alonso's team-mate Felipe Massa sixth.

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