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Russian Grand Prix 2021

LIVE: Persistent rain stops play in Sochi

The third F1 free practice session for the Russian GP has been cancelled, but updates continue to come in. Keep up to date with everything that happens during Saturday running at the Sochi Autodrom.

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Follow all the updates as the third and final F1 free practice session for the Russian GP is cancelled.

Heavy rain has hit the area overnight, meaning that FP3 has been called off. However, it is hoped that qualifying can still run later in the day.

Earlier in the weekend, Valtteri Bottas topped both Friday practice sessions at the Sochi Autodrom, ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton. Meanwhile, Red Bull driver Max Verstappen took on a new Honda power unit and will start Sunday's race from the back of the grid.

Below you'll find the live timing and our live blog. In the blog we will provide you with the latest news and developments during Saturday in Sochi.

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