Rokas Baciuška: "We survived one more day"

Dakar 2023 | Stage 13 | SHAYBAH > AL-HOFUF
January 14 th 2023 - 13:50 [GMT + 3]

Rattled and under pressure from Eryk Goczał, Rokas Baciuška clings to the lead. The Lithuanian, second in stage 13, lost more than 4 minutes to his opponent on the last dunes but remained in control of the rally.

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"It was tough today… The sand was soft and with the sun high in the sky I had trouble reading the terrain. But we survived one more day… Monti did a good job, the pace was decent… We had to attack with a margin of safety… There's now one day left and we'll have to leave everything on the track…"

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