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FP3 - Bottas puts Williams on top as rain hits Spa-Francorchamps

Valtteri Bottas thrust Williams to the fore at Spa-Francorchamps on Saturday morning as he beat Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Mercedes' Nico Rosberg to the top spot in the third and final practice session.It took a while for the session to get started as the field waited for the track to dry out following early morning rain, but as conditions gradually improved so did track activity, culminating in a flurry of fastest laps in the closing minutes.It was Bottas who emerged on top, the Finn throwing Williams' hat into the ring with 1m 49.465s to take the fastest time by more than a quarter of a second.And it was not a Mercedes that was second; that honour fell to Daniel Ricciardo as he...
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