SS3 - Silvas (21.54km): Latvala takes another stage win from Sordo to extend his lead over the Spaniard to more than ten seconds. Gronholm is third quickest, ahead of Hirvonen and Loeb. Top ten stage times mirror overall top ten classification. Al-Attiyah takes lead of PWRC, Kosciuszko still in front of JWRC.

Top ten stage times for SS3:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 12mins 11.6secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 12mins 17.2secs M
3. Marcus Gronholm Prodrive Subaru Impreza WRC2008 12mins 03.6secs A8
4. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 12mins 19.2secs M
5. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 12mins 22.8secs M
6. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC 12mins 30.2secs A8
7. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 12mins 33.7ecs MT
8. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC 12mins 36.0secs MT
9. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC 12mins 38.7secs A8
10. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 12mins 39.0secs MT

Overall times after SS3:

1. Jari-Matti Latvala BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 28mins 51.0secs M
2. Daniel Sordo Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 29mins 01.6secs M
3. Marcus Gronholm Prodrive Subaru Impreza WRC2008 29mins 17.7secs A8
4. Mikko Hirvonen BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 29mins 46.8secs M
5. Sebastien Loeb Citroen Total WRT C4 WRC 29mins 26.5secs M
6. Petter Solberg PS WRT Citroen Xsara WRC 29mins 32.1secs A8
7. Matthew Wilson Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 29mins 37.2ecs MT
8. Evgeny Novikov Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC 29mins 43.8secs MT
9. Sebastien Ogier Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC 29mins 46.2secs A8
10. Henning Solberg Stobart VK Ford Focus WRC 29mins 49.5secs MT
11. Mads Ostberg Adapta Subaru Impreza WRC2008 30mins 37.0secs A8
12. Conrad Rautenbach Citroen Junior Team C4 WRC 30mins 46.1secs MT
13. Khalid Al Qassimi BP Ford Abu Dhabi Focus RS WRC 30mins 47.6secs A8
14. Federico Villagra Munchi's Ford Focus WRC 30mins 50.8secs MT
15. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza N14 31mins 19.5secs P
16. Bruno Magalhaes Peugeot 207 S2000 31mins 42.6secs P
17. Patrik Flodin Subaru Impreza N14 31mins 45.4secs P
18. Eyvind Brynildsen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX 31mins 48.2secs P
19. Armindo Araujo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX 31mins 53.5secs P
19. Jarkko Nikara Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X 31mins 52.7secs N4
20. Armindo Araujo Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX 31mins 53.5secs P

Overall PWRC after SS3/ Top 3:

1. Nasser Al-Attiyah Subaru Impreza N14 31mins 19.5secs P
2. Bruno Magalhaes Peugeot 207 S2000 31mins 42.6secs P
3. Patrik Flodin Subaru Impreza N14 31mins 45.4secs P

Overall JWRC after SS3/Top 3:

1. Michal Kosciuszko Suzuki Swift S1600 32mins 57.9secs J
2. Luca Griotti Renault Clio 33mins 05.7secs J
3. Alessandro Bettega Renault Clio 33mins 09.4secs J

all times unofficial

M - denotes Manufacturer entry.
MT - denotes Manufacturer Team entry.
P - denotes Production Car WRC entry.
J - denotes JWRC entry