Updated  
May, 03 2014 09:14:26

That wins second stage of Dien Bien

HA NOI (VNS)— Nguyen Thi That claimed her second stage victory in the Return to Dien Bien Cycling Tournament, yesterday.

Among the men, unknown Nguyen Tan Hoai from Domesco Dong Thap Pharmacy, took the first place.

That, of Hat Ngoc Troi An Giang, sprinted strongly in the last few metres to win the tournament's 109km second stage rally from Ha Noi to Hoa Binh Province, with a tim of 2:51:19.

Apart from getting the yellow jersey for the next stage, That pocketed five more points to lead in the green jersey category.

Nguyen Thi Dung, of Binh Duong Environment and Water Supply and Drainage, came second. The third place went to Pham Thi Thuy Lien of Co May Dong Thap.

In the men's 124km race, Hoai recorded a perfect solo when the peloton was 5km to the finish line. He clocked 2:37.38 to win the stage and take the yellow jersey.

His teammate Nguyen Truong Tai and Chau Hong Hau of Military Zone 7, came second and third, respectively.

Today, female riders will cycle a 110km distance from Moc Chau Town to Son La City while the men will cycle 172km from Mai Chau District to Son La City. — VNS


Send Us Your Comments:
Name:
Your E-mail address:
Title:
 

VietNamNews may edit your comments and not all emails will be published.

Highlight

Experts slam failure to save old trees Experts slam failure to save old trees

Distinguished scientists and experts in the field of urban planning raised many challenges at a conference yesterday to review Ha Noi's urban tree planning.

Whistleblowers to be rewarded up to US$160,000 1    Whistleblowers to be rewarded up to US$160,000

The Ministry of Home Affairs and the Government Inspectorate have issued a joint circular announcing that whistleblowers will be rewarded up to VND3.4 billion (US$160,000).

Daewoo founder seeks to inspire youth Daewoo founder seeks to inspire youth

As you get older, you spend hours regretting each minute you wasted in your youth, which flies by.

IZ firms find pollution controls too expensive IZ firms find pollution controls too expensive

Many companies in industrial zones claim they lack capital to introduce equipment to save energy and lessen emissions.

Caves in Quang Binh will soon echo with the sounds of runners Caves in Quang Binh will soon echo with the sounds of runners

Quang Binh, home of the biggest cave in the world, Son Doong, is offering visitors treks, caving tours and a race.