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Ricciardo felt 'a little bad' for Ocon after narrow P5 qualie

Daniel Ricciardo says he spared a thought  for Renault teammate Esteban Ocon after edging the Frenchman by just 0.02s to qualify fifth for Sunday's Bahrain GP. There had been little between the two drivers in FP3 and the minuscule spread was even tighter in Saturday evening's shootout at Sakhir. "They're the ones that really hurt," conceded Ricciardo. "I don't always sympathize with my opponents but I felt a little bad for Esteban. "Obviously, the qualie record is not really in his favor this year and when you get one like that, I'm sure he's thinking, what do I have to do? "But in saying that - now it's the competitor coming out - he had two sets in Q3,"...
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