Marc Coma stage 10 report

Stage 10. "Big blow" of AMV rider Marc Coma

After showing a stolid rhythm, the Aviа rider continues to cement its lead after an epic stage win. A difference of 18 minutes and 10 seconds in the overall it is separated from his faithful tracker, Frenchman Cyril Despres.

AMV rider Marc Coma, is intractable. After maintaining a consistent pace and actually impassable during the whole timed stage, Coma, who leads the overall with an iron hand, was awarded a new stage win ahead of Frenchman Cyril Despres.

A difference of 9 minutes and 56 seconds at the end of the special separating the two drivers after the mistake, in which he was immersed in the French rider. It was precisely at kilometer 90 of the stage, just over CP2, when the Frenchman, who was running alongside the German rider Verhoeven (BMW), missed the correct track to be followed, missing, 5 wonderful minutes that the AMV pilot did not miss.

The infernal pace carried out by AMV rider did not stop at any time and by the end of the stage, and the difference was nine minutes, which added to the difference yesterday, opening a new hole, and you are 18 minutes and 10 seconds separating the French and Spanish rider in the overall.

3 hours 6 minutes and 35 seconds have been enough for the pilot to be awarded a new stage victory. His "waterboy" Joan Pedrero, has not been left behind. With a time of 3 hours 31 minutes 15 seconds, the AMV pilot was eighth, completing, again, a magnificent performance that also puts him in sixth place overall with a total time of 41 hours 08 minutes and 55 seconds.

-source: marc coma

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Series Dakar
Drivers Cyril Despres , Marc Coma