Dakar rally 2018: Toughest race in motor sport ends

The Dakar rally covers more than 9,000km through three countries and some of the most challenging terrain in the world.

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    The toughest race in world motorsport has ended in the Argentinian city of Cordoba.

    The veteran Spanish driver, Carlos Sainz, won the Dakar rally beating his greatest rival, the seven-time champion, Stephane Peter-Hansel, who lost the lead after hitting a tree.

    Austrian, Matthias Walkner, clinched the bike race while Russian, Eduard Nikolaev, won the truck category.

    Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from Cordoba, Argentina.


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