Finland's Esapekka Lappi was second for Citroen, 53.7 seconds behind, with Belgian Thierry Neuville third for Hyundai and a further three seconds adrift in the second round of the season on icy and snow-covered roads.
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Citroen's Sebastian Ogier, the six-times world champion who had led after winning last month's Monte Carlo Opener, lost any hope of a top 10 finish after crashing into a snow bank on Friday and retiring.
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Ott Tanak and Martin Javeoja from Estonia in Toyota Yaris WRC compete during day 2 of the second round of the FIA World Rally Championship, Rally Sweden 2019, in Karlstad, on February 15, 2019

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The Frenchman returned to salvage two points in the final power stage won by Tanak, who gained an extra five. Neuville took four and Lappi one.
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