Monday, January 18, 2021

archiveSTAGE 7

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REIGNING CHAMPION BRABEC GETS HIS FIRST STAGE WIN

Stage 7 was a 737 KM route from Ha’il to Sakaka, 453 KM of which was competitive stage. After a one-day pause Dakar resumed today and it was Joan Barreda, who hit the road first. As it has became this edition's case, Barreda's struggle to open the road caused him...
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KEVIN BENAVIDES TAKES THE STAGE AFTER TIME ADJUSTMENT

Stage 7 was a 741 KM route from Riyadh to Wadi Al Dawasir, 546 KM of which was competitive stage. Stage 6 winner and overall leader Ricky Brabec opened the stage for another challenging day. After 161 KM into the special he was caught by his teammate Joan Barreda. Then...
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A HERO JUST PASSED AWAY

40 years old Portuguese suffered from a fall after 276 km into the day's special. Receiving an emergency alert at 10:08 medical rescue team dispatched immediately and reached to the scene at 10:16. He was found unconscious with the cause of cardiac arrest. Following the immediate first aid and resuscitation...
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DAKAR Daily – STAGE 7 – Sam Sunderland Wins The Loop Stage!

Stage 7 was a loop track with 63KM of road section and 323KM competitive mileage, 386 KM in total, started and finished in San Juan de Marcona. KTM’s Sam Sunderland (GB) was in charge today and tried to minimize the damage caused of a rear brake problem that he had...