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Putin congratulated Kamaz-master on the victory in the rally marathon

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated the Kamaz-master sports crew consisting of Dmitry Sotnikov, Ruslan Akhmadeev and Ilgiz Akhmetzyanov on their victory in the Dakar rally marathon in the truck class. The telegram was published on Friday at website The Kremlin.

“I congratulate you from the bottom of my heart on your triumphant victory in the Dakar 2022 rally marathon in the truck class,” the congratulation says. It is also noted that the riders, speaking on the new equipment, managed to prepare perfectly, accurately calculate their strength, and show outstanding sports qualities.

The President, among other things, thanked the team mentors and everyone who helped Kamaz-master achieve success. “It is largely thanks to you that Russian crews have taken the entire podium at this marathon. Well done!” Putin said.

The race was held in Saudi Arabia for the third consecutive year. The competition started on January 1, 2022 and ended on January 14. In the truck standings, the entire podium was occupied by the crews of the Russian KamAZ-master team, the crew under the control of Dmitry Sotnikov became the best.