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Russell replaces Hamilton at Mercedes for Sakhir GP

Williams driver George Russell will replace Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes for this weekend's Sakhir Grand Prix after Hamilton tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday.

Lewis Hamilton's Sakhir Grand Prix replacement confirmed as George Russell

The British youngster, 22, is in his second season with Williams, but is a member of the Mercedes junior driver programme

Vandoorne says he has “a chance” to replace Hamilton as Russell is linked to seat | 2020 Sakhir Grand Prix

Mercedes reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne says he has "a chance" to substitute for Lewis Hamilton this weekend, but Williams driver George Russell is also believed to be in the running.