Ricciardo takes Monaco pole as Hamilton suffers further setback

But reigning world champion will start third

BY Raf Diallo 15:29 Saturday 28 May 2016, 15:29 28 May 2016

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton (right) congratulates Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo on taking pole after qualifying at the Circuit de Monaco, Monaco. Picture by: David Davies / PA Wire/Press Association Images

Lewis Hamilton's experienced more problems with his Mercedes in qualifying for tomorrow's Monaco F1 Grand Prix.

He lost power before the third part of the session, though was able to eventually set a time and he will start from third on the grid tomorrow at the iconic street circuit.

Team-mate and championship leader Nico Rosberg was second, with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo first, taking Red Bull's first pole position in three years.

It is also the first pole position of the Australian's career, although he does have three race wins to his name.

Qualifying Top 10

1 Daniel Ricciardo

2 Nico Rosberg

3 Lewis Hamilton

4 Sebastian Vettel

5 Nico Hulkenburg

6 Kimi Raikkonen

7 Carlos Sainz

8 Sergio Perez

9 Daniil Kvyat

10 Fernando Alonso


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