Kris Meeke´s hopes of winning Rallye Automobile Monte-Carlo are in tatters after he crashed on Thursday´s opening stage. The Peugeot driver understeered on a right-hand bend less than two kilometres into the 25.30-kilometre Labatie D´Andaure-St Pierre Sur Doux stage, struck a low
bridge and dropped down a bank. Meeke and co-driver Paul Nagle are uninjured. More news to follow.