The 2017 Formula 1 world championship was always going to be a nail-biting spectacle.

With Nico Rosberg out of the picture, many thought that Lewis Hamilton would run away with the title but Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel are mounting a challenge to the Mercedes man this season.

Vettel took an early lead in the world championship standings after six races, winning three of them, but Hamilton won again in Canada, his third win of the season as well, to close the gap on the German to just 12 points heading into Race 8 of the season.

The FIA take us to Azerbaijan for the next Grand Prix and you can find the best motorsport betting odds on that race with OddsDigger, along with some much-needed tips for betting to help you make the place the right wagers.

If things go Hamilton’s way, lie he’ll hope they do, he could close the gap on Vettel again next weekend as the season projects to be a thoroughly exciting two-horse race.