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Trucker De Rooy puts him in third place in the standings Dakar

Dakar Rally

Trucker De Rooy puts him in third place in the standings Dakar

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Trucker Gerard de Rooy has resigned that titelprolongatie as well as misjudged in the Dakar Rally.

The winner of the 2012 and 2016 busy with one last ride ahead of the third place, with almost forty minutes behind klassementsleider Eduard Nikolaev, and about 25 minutes on number two Dmitry Sotnikov.

“Is there still anything I can with the first two places I get my head set,” says the 36-year-old De Rooy. “All is in the Dakar only after the last finish.”

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The gap with number four Federico Villagra is in contrast to such a large degree that the Resident is no longer need to worry about his podium place. His Argentine teammate follows twenty minutes of the two-time Dakar winner.

The twelfth and final stage counts Saturday total of 786 kilometers, of which but a small part count for the standings. “I do not think that Federico me on the last sixty kilometers is going to attack,” predicts De Rooy.

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