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Winning feels weird - Ricciardo

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo said it felt 'weird' to take his maiden Formula 1 win at the Canadian Grand Prix. The Australian, who joined Red Bull after two years with feeder team Toro Rosso, passed Mercedes' Nico Rosberg for the lead with two laps to go. 'I pictured myself as a kid standing up on top of the podium and when you're up there it feels a bit weird,' he said. 'It sounds awesome. Really good, terrific. Still seems a bit surreal, just because it happened so quickly.' Ricciardo was third with seven laps to go, before passing Force India's Sergio Perez and then the crippled Mercedes of Nico Rosberg to take the win. Rosberg was hampered by a failure of his engine's hybrid system,...
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