Moto - Rallying: Meeke wins in Catalonia as Ogier closes on title

Kris Meeke of Britain and his co-driver Paul Nagle of Ireland steer their Citroen C3 WRC during stage 3 of the Rally Germany in Klueserath near Trier, western Germany, on August 18, 2017. (AFP Photo/PATRIK STOLLARZ)
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- Britain's Kris Meeke bagged his second win of the season at the Rally of Catalonia on Sunday as France's Sebastian Ogier took a big step towards a fifth straight world title. Meeke, driving a Citroen C3, maintained his overnight advantage to beat Ogier by 28 seconds. Ogier held off team-mate Ott Tanak to claim second by a further five seconds in his Ford Fiesta. And Ogier extended his advantage in the world championship to 37 points over Tanak and 38 over Thierry Neuville, who was forced to retire on Sunday with a broken suspension.

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