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Ocon dispels Alonso theories as he basks in 'huge' first win

Esteban Ocon described his unexpected first Formula 1 win as a "huge moment" in his career, while also praising legendary team-mate Fernando Alonso. Ocon won an astonishing maiden Grand Prix on his 78th start from eighth on the grid, moving into second after the first-corner chaos and then taking the lead of the race after the bizarre restart when Lewis Hamilton was the only driver not to pit immediately for dry tyres. The 24-year-old Frenchman then impressively held off Sebastian Vettel, the four-time world champion, despite the Aston Martin running within one and a half seconds of him for much of the remaining 65 laps. Sebastian Vettel disqualified, loses P2; Aston Martin intend...
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