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Wednesday, 16/05/2018 09:09

Thái goes green after second cycling win

Phan Hoang Thai celebrates his win. -- Photo sggp.org.vn
Viet Nam News

HA NOI — National team member Phan Hoang Thai made an outstanding performance yesterday to win the stage and take the green jersey at the Return to Countryside cycling tournament.

Thai of Domesco Dong Thap grabbed two sprints before finishing first in the 33.6km stage round Can Tho City with a time of 46.57min.

It was his second win after finishing first in the first stage last week.

He was followed by Joshua Mari Bonifacio of the Philippines’ team Go for Gold and Ngo Van Phuong of Gao Hat Ngoc Troi An Giang.

With two sprints secured and points for the stage winner, Thai replaced Ha Kieu Tan Dai of Binh Duong to lead the green jersey race with total of 60 points. He will wear the jersey to start the seventh stage today.

In the overall ranking, Quach Tien Dung of Military Zone 7 was on top clocking 11:36.31.

Nguyen Pham Quoc Khang of Bike Life Dong Nai and Pham Minh Triet of Gao Hat Ngoc Troi An Giang were second and third, respectively.

In the team ranking, Gao Hat Ngoc Troi An Giang, Bike Life Dong Nai and Go for Gold secured the top three positions.

The seventh stage today will be 100km from Can Tho to Tra Vinh. — VNS 

 

 


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