2020 DAKAR: STAGE 9 SUMMARY
Pablo Quintanilla takes stage nine win ahead of Toby Price and Joan Barreda Bort
Pablo Quintanilla (Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing) has taken the stage nine win just over a minute ahead of Toby Price (Red Bull KTM Factory Team), and 2′ 42 ahead of third-place finisher Joan Barreda Bort (Monster Energy Team Honda 2020). Current outright rally leader Ricky Brabec had a solid ride, finishing the stage in fourth dropping just 3′ 55″ to Quintanilla. Stage two winner Ross Branch crossed the finish line in fifth. Brabec holds a healthy outright lead with three stages to go. Quintanilla sits 20′ 53″ adrift of Brabec with Toby Price 26′ 43″ behind the American Honda rider.