Viet Nam News
HÀ N?I — Phan Hoàng Thái secured the HCM City Television Cycling Tournament’s red jersey for the King of Mountain yesterday.
Thái of Domesco Ð?ng Tháp was the first to reach the peak of Prenn Hill and was second at the Ngo?n M?c Hill, the two challenges in the 17th stage, which covered 120km from Phan Rang-Tháp Chàm City of Ninh Thu?n Province to Ðà L?t City, Lâm Ð?ng Province.
It was enough for Thái to win the red jersey for the overall tournament with 30 points.
The winner of the stage was Nguy?n T?n Hoài of Domesco Ð?ng Tháp, who won his second stage in a row.
Lê Ng?c Son of H?t Ng?c Tr?i An Giang and và Lois Desriac of Bikelife Ð?ng Nai were second and third, respectively.
Alex Ariya Phounsavath of VUS-HCM City replaced Nguy?n Van Duong of Bikelife Ð?ng Nai as the leader of the tournament after 17 stages.
The Laotian cyclist finished fourth yesterday and jumped to the top place with a total time of 40:41.02min.
He is followed by Son and Nguy?n Nh?t Nam of Domesco Ð?ng Tháp.
Domesco Ð?ng Tháp led the team ranking. VUS-HCM City and H?t Ng?c Tr?i An Giang were close behind.
The 55-km long 18th stage will see cyclists tour 10 laps around Ðà L?t’s H? Xuân Huong Lake today. — VNS