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Fever-pitch Ogier wins Rally of Portugal

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France's Sebastien Ogier extended his lead at the top of the world championship with success in the Rally of Portugal on Sunday despite battling a debilitating virus. 

France's Sebastien Ogier is interviewed after winning the 19th of Rally Sweden in Hagfors on February 10, 2013. Ogier has extended his lead at the top of the world championship standings with success in the Rally of Portugal.

The Volkswagen driver, at the head of the standings since Friday's first day, beat Finnish Citroen rival Mikko Hirvonen by 58 seconds with Jari-Matti Latvala, in another Volkswagen, over four minutes back in third.

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