Rain at the start in Singapore but they decided not to start under a safety car. Raikkonen tried to make it 3 wide on the start. Vettel forced Verstappen into Raikkonen who then crossed up in front of Verstappen and crashed into the side pod of Vettel. Vettel continued in the lead but crashed shortly afterward leaving Hamilton in the lead. Alonso was also damaged in the crash and retired on lap 9.