Van Beveren leads the overall standings with a timing of 21 hours, 49 minutes and 18 seconds.
Delivering his best performance of the race thus far, Giniel de Villiers grabbed second place on the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally on Saturday.
Stephane Peterhansel's hopes of a 14th Dakar title suffered a potentially fatal blow on Saturday when his race-leading Peugeot was hit by a suspension failure which left him stranded for an hour and 45 minutes. Nasser Al-Attiyah with his wide cross country rallying experience will want to push as hard as possible to cut down as much lead as possible before the 4x4 stages where the Qatari driver holds an edge over the competiton. Peterhansel, the defending champion, began the seventh stage in southern Bolivia with a 27-minute lead on second-placed Sainz.
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With van Beveren taking second place on the gruelling seventh stage he has reclaimed the overall classification lead from Barreda Bort's team-mate Kevin Benavides and now holds a slender 3m14s advantage of the Argentine, with the stage victor up to third despite his injury.
The rally has already reached Uyuni from La Paz in this stage and will head towards Tupiza, deeper into Bolivia.
Sunday's special stage is the longest of the rally, a 498km timed section from Uyuni to Tupiza that includes high-altitude sand dunes at 3,500 metres.
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En ese sentido se recomienda a los Comités de Emergencia Local mantener la observación y monitoreo que conlleva la alerta verde. El terremoto ocurrió a las 02:51 horas GMT, a 44 km al del archipiélago islas del Cisne y a 10 km de profundidad .
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