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Sainz ‘saved Ferrari’s day’ with defiant radio call

Martin Brundle described Carlos Sainz's decision to go against team orders as one that 'saved Ferrari's day.' As the team proceeded to eliminate any chance of Charles Leclerc winning the race, Sainz proved wise in his decision to trust his own instincts and not follow team orders. He would go on to win his first race at the 150th attempt but also saved Ferrari from embarrassment who at one point looked to have the race tied up. One of the defining moments of the race came when Esteban Ocon caused a Safety Car meaning Ferrari, and race leader Leclerc, needed to react. They were slow to react though and the Monégasque eventually slipped down the order. For Sainz though, he was asked to...
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