Lewis Hamilton insisted that it was his own mistake that caused him to crash out of the third session of qualifying for Sunday's 2016 European Grand Prix in Baku.
Nico Rosberg will start on pole for the inaugural European Grand Prix in Baku with Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton only 10th after a calamitous qualifying session on the tricky street circuit on Saturday.
Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in Saturday's pre-qualifying practice session at the 2016 European Grand Prix
Baku's inaugural grand prix is under a cloud due to a worrying problem with kerbs at the brand new street circuit.
Lewis Hamilton topped the times ahead of Mercedes team mate and championship leader Nico Rosberg in both of Friday's incident-packed practice sessions for the European Grand Prix in Baku.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest pace in the opening practice at the European Grand Prix, while Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo brushed a barrier
Daniel Ricciardo and Red Bull announced that the pairing would continue until the end of 2018.