Ferrari’s Alonso wins Spanish Grand Prix

Updated: May 12, 2013, 20:45 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

Spain: Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso won the Spanish Grand Prix before his home crowd on Sunday.

Lotus’ Kimi Raikkonen finished second, ahead of Felipe Massa who finished third.

This is Alonso’s second win of the season and the 32nd of his career.

Alonso had started in the fifth place and this was the first time since 1996 that the winner had come from outside the front row.

Vettel still leads the world championship with 89 points, but now enjoys an advantage of just four points over Raikkonen. Fernando Alonso is on third place with72 points.