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Leclerc feeling ‘defeated' against ‘strong and aggressive' Verstappen

Charles Leclerc has gone from being the title favourite to being in the 'worst situation', after suffering yet another power unit failure. It was almost déja vu to the Spanish GP, as Leclerc saw his hopes of victory go up in smoke; his power unit gave way in the early stages of the Azerbaijan GP. It marks Leclerc's second PU failure in the last three races, both occurring whilst leading the race. On both occasions Max Verstappen went on to claim the win, giving the Dutchman the championship lead. Leclerc has not only seen 50 points slip through his fingers, he's also seen himself drop to third in the Drivers' standings, the Ferrari driver is now 34 points behind Verstappen. The...
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