Salta(Argentina): An experienced Belgian motorbike rider has died competing in this year’s Dakar Rally, organisers announced on Friday.  Eric Palante, 50, riding for the Honda team, died in the fifth stage between Chilecito and Tucuman in Argentina. Palante, in his 11th Dakar, was the third person associated with the gruelling race to die after two members of an Argentine news team perished when their car plunged into a ravine. Dakar organisers ASO issued a statement reporting that a technical support truck had discovered Palante’s lifeless body at 08:30 local time on Friday at the 143 kilometre mark of the stage. “No alarm was made to the organisers. Eric

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