Local hope Rachid El Morabity produced yet another flawless run to clinch the second stage of the Marathon des Sables in Morocco on Monday.
The 2012 champion, who took stage one honours, looked in great shape and completed the 41km trek from Erg Znaigui and Oued Moungarf in a winning time of 3 hours and 13 minutes.
Morocco’s Abdelkader El Mouaziz wasn’t able to trouble the leader and eventually had to settle for second place while Jordan’s Salameh Al Aqra completed the podium.
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