Hello and welcome to this live blog for the 2021 Monaco Grand Prix race. It’s the fifth race of the 2021 Formula 1 season, with Lewis Hamilton currently leading the standings. Yet, the Englishman will not start in pole position on Sunday as Monaco-born driver Charles Leclerc will begin at the front, followed by Max Verstappen and Valtteri Bottas. Hamilton will start in seventh. In this live blog, we’ll have all the updates from the Circuit de Monaco.
F1 Monaco GP: Monte Carlo Grand Prix Race LIVE
Our live blog for the Monaco Grand Prix follows below, with the most recent entries at the top. We’ll be covering the full race from the Principality of Monaco, so make sure to keep checking this page to see the latest updates from the race.
14:00 CEST: Leclerc to remain in pole position
After some confusion over some potential defects on Charles Leclerc’s Ferrari car, nothing has been detected. As such, the Monaco-born driver will start in pole position – where he qualified – for his home race.