The reigning champion finished 22.2 seconds clear of team mate Craig Breen with Toyota's French driver Sebastien Ogier third.

Six times champion Ogier retained the overall lead with three rounds remaining.

French rider Cherpin dies from injuries in Dakar rally crash
15/01/2021 AT 09:21

Estonia marked the return of the series after a six-month pause and the rally was the 600th since the start of the championship in 1973. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin in London; editing by Jason Neely)

Indian rider Santosh flown to hospital after Dakar Rally crash
06/01/2021 AT 19:05
Ogier set for seventh title after Evans crashes in Monza
05/12/2020 AT 15:18