Hamilton will start fourth in the Russian Grand Prix after crashing into the wall twice during qualifying.
Bottas saw off Hamilton by two tenths at Sochi’s Olympic Park, with Max Verstappen third for Red Bull.
Hamilton said he was grateful to be alive after Verstappen’s Red Bull landed on top of his Mercedes at the Italian Grand Prix.
The 2022 season will see an overhaul of technical regulations within F1.
Ross Brawn does not want stewards or collisions to decide the destination of the drivers’ championship.
Verstappen was punished with a three-place grid penalty at the next round in Russia on September 26.
Damon Hill has accused Max Verstappen of deliberately crashing into Lewis Hamilton during Sunday’s explosive Italian Grand Prix.
The protection device came to the Briton’s rescue when he was involved in a crash with Max Verstappen.
The rear of the Dutchman’s airborne machine ran over the top of Hamilton’s helmet, with the protective halo device absorbing the impact.
The Dutchman will start Sunday’s race at Monza on pole position.
Valtteri Bottas took victory, while Max Verstappen will start Sunday’s grand prix from pole position.
The Mercedes driver will line up second on the grid behind team-mate Valtteri Bottas.
Bottas qualified on pole position for Saturday’s race but is set to start Sunday’s main event from last due to a penalty.
After topping practice, Q1, Q2 and setting the fastest lap in the first running of Q3 in Monza, Hamilton appeared on course to take pole, only for Bottas to steal the glory wit…