Dakar : 13ème étape - News from CP 1
With three bikes having reached CP1 (km 209), Marc Coma has the best time so far. Cyril Despres is 1'30" adrift. USA's Chris Blais is at 9'25".
Bad luck for Ludivine Puy. On this Friday the 13th, at km 13 of stage 13,
the French biker crashed and broke her leg. The leader of the women's bike race was forced to quit the race.
Sala gains time on Blais
Third at CP1 is Frenchman Alain Duclos at 2'30". Italy's Giovanni Sala, third overall, is fourth so far at 3'58"... The Italian gains time on Chirs Blais fourth overall. Sala now virtually has a lead of over 26' on his main rival for a podium place in Dakar.
Press Release Amaury Sport Organisation