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Nasser Al-Attiyah, Dakar Rally, Carlos Sainz, Peruvian desert

Dakar champion Sainz out of contention, Al-Attiyah retakes lead

01 January, 2019 9:33 am 9:33 am

LIMA (Reuters) – Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah retook the lead in the Dakar Rally after Wednesday’s third stage while last year’s winner Carlos Sainz saw his hopes of defending the title effectively disappear in the Peruvian desert. Toyota driver Al-Attiyah ended the day six minutes and 48 seconds clear of Saudi Arabian rival Yazheed al-Rajhi in … Read More