Portuguese rider Paulo Goncalves killed after Dakar crash

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Paulo Goncalves suffered a fatal crash in the Dakar Rally’s seventh stage © AFP/File / Juan MABROMATA WADI AD-DAWASIR, Saudi Arabia, Jan 12 – Portuguese motorbike rider Paulo Goncalves has died after a crash during Sunday’s Dakar Rally seventh stage, organisers announced. The 40-year-old suffered the fatal accident after 276 kilometres of the day’s ride from Riyadh to Wadi Al Dawasir. “The organisers received an alert at 10:08 (0708 GMT) and dispatched a medical helicopter that reached the biker at 10:16 and found...