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Button plays 'long game' in Belgium

– Jenson Button says he had "fun" en-route to an eventual sixth place finish in the Belgian Grand Prix.Button started tenth in his McLaren, but "played the long game" by opting to make his second and final stop a bit later than his nearest rivals and at the end he was embroiled in a thrilling scrap with Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso and team-mate Kevin Magnussen for fifth.While Vettel and Magnussen both finished ahead, the latter was hit with a 20-second penalty post-race, dropping him to twelfth and promoting Button to P6."We played the long game in the race - most people were making their pit-stops early - and I felt I kept the tyres in good...
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