Qatari citizen wins Dakar rally

Qatari citizen wins Dakar rally

Jeddah: Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah has won the title of Saudi Dakar Rally Year 2022, with this feat he has made history.

According to the lesson website, Qatari citizen Nasir Al-Attiyah has won the fourth title of the Saudi Dakar Rally, before that he has also won the title in 2011, 2015 and 2019.

In the finals of 2022, Sebastian Loeb of France was second and Yazid Al-Rajhi of Saudi Arabia was third.

Receiving the title of the rally, Nasir Al-Attiyah said: “Today’s feeling is incredible. I am very happy. I’d like to break Peter Hensel’s record. “

During the last phase of the Dakar Rally 2022, a car crashed in Taif, killing the driver.

Taif Health media spokesman Siraj al-Hamidan said that the driver of the rally participating in the rally in the emergency ward of the general hospital after Friday prayers was brought to the hospital by ambulance after the accident. He was injured. He had minor injuries.

Meanwhile, the organizers of the Dakar Rally issued an official statement regarding the accident, according to which an accident occurred in an auxiliary vehicle and truck at 11.30 am, as a result of which the car of the French youth fell into the pit and he died. A fellow Belgian citizen was injured. Rally organizers offered their condolences to the family of the deceased Quentin.

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