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Australian Grand Prix, F1 qualifying LIVE at Melbourne GP circuit

  • Formula One season gets underway with qualifying for Australian Grand Prix
  • Lewis Hamilton will aim to get his title defence off to a perfect start with pole
  • Mercedes star was quickest in Friday practice at Albert Park
  • Qualifying in Melbourne gets going from 6am GMT
  • READ: All the latest F1 news and features and more

The Formula One season is back and in a bid to land a fifth world championship Lewis Hamilton will hope to start the season in style by landing pole position for the Australian Grand Prix.

The reigning world champion had the edge on his rivals during Friday practice, with Red Bull hoping to take the fight to Mercedes in Melbourne.

Follow all the action from Albert Park as it happens with Sportsmail‘s Matthew Smith.

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