Kris Meeke in third place in WRC Rally of Portugal

Kris Meeke
Kris Meeke

Kris Meeke lies in third place after 13 stages of the Rally of Portugal as he attempts to repeat his success in Rally Argentina last month.

The Dungannon driver is almost 30 seconds behind leader, Finn Jari-Matti Latvala, and 20 seconds adrift of French world champion Sebastien Ogier.

Meeke won stages nine and 10 in his Citroen and is 21 seconds in front of Norway’s Andreas Mikkelsen.

The final three stages of the rally will take place on Sunday.