A large European swing features the British GP earlier than usual on July 3 followed by races in Austria (July 10), France (July 24) and Hungary (July 31).
Defending champion Lewis Hamilton lost valuable points by finishing fifth after coming in for a late tire change, despite telling his team he wanted to stay on track when still in third.
Hamilton's record-extending 102nd pole saw him finish .13 seconds ahead of Bottas and .33 clear of Max Verstappen's Red Bull.
This season's narrow championship leader led the first session ahead of title rival Max Verstappen and the second from Ferrari's Charles Leclerc, who drove impressively in both.
Qatar has also signed a 10-year deal to host Formula One from 2023. There will be no race in Qatar next year because of the FIFA World Cup which the country is hosting.
Lewis Hamilton became the first Formula One driver to win 100 races with victory in the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday to retake the championship lead from Max Verstappen.
The McLaren driver set the pace with a time of 1 minute, 41.993 seconds in the dying seconds of the session after switching to slick tires as the racing line dried.
It rained overnight in Sochi and on Saturday morning, with some lightning. The track is laid out on a flat part of the Black Sea coast, making it harder for water to drain away.
It was McLaren's first win in nearly nine years, since Jenson Button took the chequered flag in Brazil in 2012.
Bottas finished the 18-lap dash 2.325 seconds ahead of Verstappen but will start at the back of the grid as he is going to take a new power unit and will receive a penalty for doing so
The Alfa Romeo team said Monday that Bottas had signed a multi-year deal, paving the way for George Russell to replace Bottas at Mercedes
The Red Bull driver's seventh win of the season and 17th of his career moved him three points ahead of the defending champion
The Red Bull driver, Verstappen's final lap was just good enough to beat Mercedes star Hamilton by 0.04 seconds
There was widespread criticism of F1 and the FIA, the governing body, have pledged to review what happened at Belgian Grand Prix
The 36-year-old Hamilton has earned 78 of his 99 victories with Mercedes since 2013 after leaving McLaren
Hamilton leads Verstappen by eight points after 11 races of a season which has produced the best wheel-to-wheel racing for years and a thorny rivalry between two gifted drivers
Hamilton was handed a 10-second penalty following the crash but the seven-time world champion delivered a superb comeback drive to record his eighth win on home soil
The 2020 Australian GP at the Albert Park street circuit in Melbourne last March was called off at the last minute at the start of the coronavirus pandemic shutdown
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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