HCM CITY (VNS) — No cyclist could challenge Ha Thanh Tam's race to the top in the Return to the Countryside cycling tournament as he won another stage in the event yesterday.
|Cyclists pedal to the finish at the Return to the Countryside cycling tournament
Representing Hat Ngoc Troi An Giang Rice, Tam finished the seventh stage, a 90-kilometre race from Rach Gia to Ha Tien Town, with a time of 2 hours 20 minutes and 48 seconds. Tam, whose total time is 17:20.39, is also ahead of the rest of his competitors by nearly 1 minute.
Phan Thai Hoang and Tran Nguyen Duy Nhan of Military Zone 7 came second and third, respectively.
Their outstanding performance helped Military Zone 7 take the lead in the team ranking with a total time of 52:06.09, followed by An Giang and HCM City.
This morning the cyclists will begin the 92-kilometre eighth stage from Ha Tien to Chau Doc City. — VNS