Sebastian Vettel paid the price for a poor start from pole as Valtteri Bottas claimed his third win of the season at Suzuka.
FIFA, Monopoly and craft modelling were just some of the ways F1 drivers spent their rare time off at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Mercedes could win the constructors' championship at a Japanese Grand Prix that has already been impacted by Typhoon Hagibis.
Ferrari have won three of the four races since the mid-season break, leading to action from Mercedes ahead of this weekend's race in Suzuka.
Another strong Charles Leclerc showing was matched by Max Verstappen in practice at the Russian Grand Prix.
Charles Leclerc and Ferrari have found form in recent weeks and are looking to test their upgraded car again at the Russian Grand Prix.
Charles Leclerc shocked everyone as he claimed pole position at the Singapore Grand Prix, leaving Lewis Hamilton with another huge task.
Nico Hulkenberg is looking for a new Formula One team for next season but, according to Christian Horner, it will not be Red Bull.
Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc has won the last two F1 races but is not expecting things to go his way again in Singapore.
Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas were unable to find a way past Charles Leclerc, who made it two wins on the trot at Monza.