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Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:07 - Updated Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:07

Motorcycling: Diamantino Luchaze wins Dipanda race

Luena - The pilot Diamantino Luchaze won last Monday, in Luena city (Moxico), the motorcycling race of 125 cc class, with a record time of 25 minutes, within the 44th anniversary celebrations of the national Independence Day.

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In the second position of the race in closed circuit was Lino Manassa, with 26 minutes, while Anacleto Nguvulo, with 33 minutes reached the third place.   

Speaking to ANGOP, the winner considered that the road does not offer proper conditions for the competition, as it was the biggest difficulty faced during the race.  

The biker man while praising the initiative of the Moxico Motor Sports Association expressed the wish of such types of activities to be held more often.  

With 10 competitors, the race was held in a rage of three kilometers circuit, through out some places of Luena city, making a total of 10 laps.

On the occasion, the Provincial Motor Sport Association chairperson, Cesaltino Neves, promised to organize more competitions in the next times, with the support of the local government.

Created in June, the Association counts with 47 members, amongst them 17 pilots and office staff. It was the first time to organize the race competition since its foundation.

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