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Sun June 16, 2002

NEWS JUST IN

WRC Colin McRae Wins! @ 12:48 AM - Final provisional standings: 1. C. McRae 4:27:43.8, 2. M. Gronholm +24.5, 3. C. Sainz +1:45.6, 4. H. Rovanpera +4:57.6, 5. P. Solberg +1:58.6, 6. M. Martin +2:40.1, 7. S. Loeb +3:45.8, 8. T. Radstrom +5:08.7, 9. A. Schwarz +5:41.0, 10. T. Gardemeister +7:14.4

WRC McRae Strong with 1 to go @ 11:44 AM - 1. C. McRae, 2. M. Gronholm +27.2, 3. C. Sainz +1:44.5, 4. P. Solberg +2:04.6, 5. H. Rovanpera +2:05.2, 6. M. Martin +2:32.9, 7. S. Loeb +3:30.7, 8. T. Radstrom +4:58.6, 9. A. Schwarz +5:15.2, 10. F. Delecour +6:57.0

WRC After SS14 @ 09:40 AM - Close with two stages to go: 1. C. McRae, 2. M. Gronholm +27.6, 3. C. Sainz +1:33.9, 4. H. Rovanpera +1:52.7, 5. P. Solberg +2:03.2, 6. M. Martin +2:19.0, 7. S. Loeb +2:39.5, 8. F. Loix +3:20.7, 9. T. Radstrom +4:07.5, 10. A. Schwarz +4:14.9

Hyundai Freddy Out @ 09:38 AM - With a punctured oil sump after SS14.

WRC After SS13 @ 09:13 AM - 1. C. McRae, 2. M. Gronholm +34.1, 3. C. Sainz +1:32.6, 4. F. Loix +1:47.2, 5. H. Rovanpera +1:53.3, 6. P. Solberg +2:04.8, 7. M. Martin +2:15.5, 8. S. Loeb +2:36.2, 9. T. Radstrom +3:52.4, 10. A. Schwarz +3:58.7

WRC Dropping Like Flies @ 09:10 AM - On SS13: Alister McRae (Mitsubishi) retired broken steering, Richard Burns (Peugeot) retired suspension, Gilles Panizzi (Peugeot) retired at the end of SS14 gearbox.

Sat June 15, 2002

NEWS JUST IN

WRC McRae opens lead at end of leg 2 @ 04:15 PM - Positions going into leg three ... 1. Colin MCRAE (GB) ... 2. Richard BURNS (GB) +0:00:32.6 ... 3. Marcus GRÖNHOLM (FIN) +0:00:42.3 ... 4. Carlos SAINZ (E) +0:01:30.2 ... 5. Freddy LOIX (B) +0:01:37.9 ... 6. Harri ROVANPERÄ (FIN) +0:01:54.7 ... 7. Petter SOLBERG (N) +0:02:09.5 ... 8. Markko MÄRTIN (EE) +0:02:21.8

WRC SS10 Cancelled @ 11:50 AM - Due to huge volume of spectators.

WRC After SS9 @ 11:02 AM - 1. C. McRae, 2. R. Burns +20.2, 3. M. Gronholm +48.0, 4. C. Sainz +51.8, 5. F. Loix +1:12.8, 6. H. Rovanpera +1:40.3, 7. S. Loeb +2:03.6, 8. P. Solberg +2:26.9, 9. M. Martin +2:34.9, 10. T. Radstrom +2:40.0

Ford Markko Martin's Lead Blown @ 10:58 AM - He had to change a puncture in SS9 and lost 3m30s. A blow in a rally he was doing so very well in.

WRC After SS8 @ 09:07 AM - 1. M. Martin, 2. C. McRae +57.1, 3. R. Burns +1:17.9, 4. H. Rovanpera +1:25.7, 5. C. Sainz +1:26.8, 6. M. Gronholm +1:29.0, 7. F. Loix +1:41.2, 8. S. Loeb +2:01.8, 9. A. Schwarz +2:26.0, 10. T. Radstrom +2:33.3

WRC Solberg Fastest on SS7 @ 07:44 AM - Overall After SS7: 1. M. Martin 1:57:11.5, 2. C. McRae +50.9, 3. F. Loix +1:01.5, 4. H. Rovanpera +1:03.5, 5. R. Burns +1:10.5, 6. M. Gronholm +1:18.2, 7. C. Sainz +1:21.0, 8. S. Loeb +1:31.6, 9. A. Schwarz +1:36.5, 10. T. Radstrom +1:50.8, 11. A. McRae +2:45.3

Fri June 14, 2002

NEWS JUST IN

WRC Markko opens big lead @ 09:31 PM - At end of leg one ... Markko MÄRTIN (EE) ... 2. Freddy LOIX (B)+0:00:50.7 ... 3. Colin MCRAE (GB) +0:00:53.0 ... 4. Harri ROVANPERÄ (FIN) +0:00:55.8 ... 5. Carlos SAINZ (E) +0:01:09.4 ... 6. Richard BURNS (GB) +0:01:11.7 ... 7. Marcus GRÖNHOLM (FIN) +0:01:16.8 ...

WRC After SS4 @ 12:29 AM - 1. M. Martin, 2. A. Schwarz +26.5, 3. F. Loix +29.1, 4. H. Rovanpera +44.2, 5. R. Burns +46.8, C. McRae +49.5, 7. T. Makinen +51.1, =7. T. Radstrom +51.1, 9. C. Sainz +54.2, 10. M. Gronholm +57.5

WRC Overall after SS3 @ 12:00 AM - Thomas Radstrom (Citroen) won the stage, Hyundai 2nd & 3rd. Overall after SS2: 1. M. Martin, 2. F. Loix +12.0, 3. M. Gronholm +20.2, 4. A. Schwarz +21.5, 5. R. Burns +26.4, C. McRae +27.6, 7.H. Rovanpera +27.8, 8. T. Radstrom +32.1, 9. C. Sainz +35.1, 10. T. Makinen + 35.8

WRC Citroen & Hyundai Feature on SS2 @ 10:02 AM - Thomas Radstrom (Citroen) won the stage, Hyundai 2nd & 3rd. Overall after SS2: 1. M. Martin, 2. A. Schwarz +17.1, 3. F. Loix +18.8, 4. M. Gronholm +19.8, 5. H. Rovanpera +24.2, C. McRae +24.6, 7.T. Radstrom +25.8, 8. R. Burns +26.8, 9. T. Makinen +30.3, 10. C. Sainz + 30.8

WRC Markko Leads After SS1 @ 08:02 AM - 1. M. Martin, 2. M. Gronholm +13.8, 3. H. Rovanpera +14.5, 4. C. McRae +14.7, 5. T. Makinen +19.3, =5. A. Schwarz +19.3, 7.R. Burns +19.8, 8. F. Loix +22.0, 9. C. Sainz +23.3, 10. T. Arai + 28.4

Citroen Citroen's Loeb Sorts Pedals @ 08:00 AM - There were fears Sebastien Loeb had retired on the road section to SS2, however, it turns he was adjusting his pedals only.

Subaru Solberg Spins On First @ 07:44 AM - He lost 1 and a half minutes, but the car is not damaged.

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