|Keneko Hiromi (centre) claimed the yellow jersey for best time at the Bình Dương International Women’s Cycling Tournament, Biwase Cup 2016 yesterday. Photo tinthethao.com.vn|
Keneko Hiromi of Japan won the Bình Dương International Women’s Cycling Tournament, Biwase Cup 2016 yesterday.
Hiromi triumphed with a total time of 21:57.32 after nine stages.
The white jersey award for best young rider went to Phạm Hồng Nhung of Gạch Phân Bón Con Voi. The red jersey for Queen of Mountain went to Nguyễn Thị Thi of Lộc Trời Group, while Japanese Yoshikawa Miho won the pink jersey as Miss Biwase.
The winner of the final stage yesterday was Đặng Thị Ngọc Huyền of Đồng Tháp who clocked a time of 2:52.04 in the 114km race from Vũng Tàu to Thủ Dầu Một City.
In the team rankings, Japan finished first with a time of 66:00.31, followed by Thailand and Biwase.
The event drew eight local teams and six international teams from Thailand, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Japan, Indonesia and the Philippines.
The cyclists competed in a nine-stage race that stretched nearly 900km across provinces such as Đồng Nai, Lâm Đồng, Khánh Hòa, Ninh Thuận and Bình Thuận. -- VNS