Dakar 2017, stage 7: Brabec is imposed on the rest of the cocks

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Ricky Brabec has given the surprise and has taken the victory in the seventh stage of the Dakar 2017 after overtaking his teammate Paulo Gonçalves by a narrow margin. The first half of the marathon stage, has been satisfied with very short distances between the pilots head, the result of the reconstruction of the special because of the critical state of the pitch. With a distance reduced and redesigned 161 kilometers, no one has been able to excel above the rest and Brabec has become the sixth winner of stage different, achieved his first stage victory on the Dakar. Sergey Karyakin is the new leader in the quad category after winning in the today’s special.

Bikes

Ricky Brabec has scored the victory in the motorcycle category after
complete the special with a record of 2:02:05, time that has
surpassed by 1:44 minutes to Paulo Gonçalves, his teammate at Honda.
The podium of the special has completed Sam Sunderland, taking another step
later in his leadership of the category to finish ahead of
Paul Quintanilla. However, the chilean has finished ninth with 10:28
minutes lost, to which we must add that Sunderland has also been
faster than Joan Barreda (4th) and Xavier De Soultrait (5th), the latter with fall including. Within the
top ten, have also been cast Michael Metge and Matthias Walkner in a
day almost monopolized by Honda, and KTM
.

Despite the show of strength of both brands,
day could have been far more beneficial for Sam Sunderland
,
the KTM rider has lost the track in the kilometer 38 of the special,
that almost forced him to wait for Paulo Gonçalves to be able to continue,
although with the consequent time lost with regard to the luso. All in all, this
small mistake from Sunderland in the navigation
is a lesser evil in a stage in the
the most important thing was to get to the end of the day without damage
the bike not have technical assistance teams. Something that has not been achieved at all Adrien Van Beveren, after a small fall.

Gerard Farrés has
finished twelfth to 12:22 minutes of the head
, in a day in
the role of the Spanish riders has been positive. However,
Joan Pedrero has finished twenty-first in 18:21 minutes, while
Laia Sanz has crossed the goal with 21:58 minutes of loss
, both to the door of the top 20. Good
day also for the andorran Cristian Spain, as well as to Iván Cervantes, Marc Sola and Antonio Gimeno, all closing the day with less than half an hour lost behind the winner Ricky Brabec. At the same time also have moved Dani Oliveras and Rosa Romero.

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Quads

For his part, Sergey Karyakin has taken the victory between
quads
after completing the special stage in 2:32:49. The Russian pilot has exceeded the
2:59 minutes to the French Axel Dutrie and in almost ten minutes, the chilean Ignacio
Casale, a result that serves to Karyakin to be placed as the new leader of the
category
, the entire time that Simon Vice is left 13:30 minutes after no power
to move from the fifth position, accusing a large extent to be one of the first
riders on the track. In fact, the paraguayan Nelson Sanabria has managed to
finish ahead of Vice
for just a few seconds.

The argentine Domaszewski and Hansen have been sixth and eighth, with both the French Bruno Da Costa. Good day for the argentinian pilots has completed Pablo Copetti sneaking among the top ten, all time has closed the day at 35:04 minutes. Day much more discreet for Rafal Sönik, which continues without pace and has left 48:13 minutes, loss similar to that which has accumulated Alexandre Giroud. has Not been a great day for Kees Koolen. The dutchman, in charge of open track after his victory in the fifth stage, it has been left for more than 1 hour and 16 minutes.

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