|Nguyễn Hoàng Sang. — Photo tinthethao.com.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Nguyễn Hoàng Sang of Lê Đoàn-Kiên Giang won the seventh stage of the Return to the Countryside cycling tournament yesterday.
Sang won in a time of 1:23.38 in the 50km race around Trần Hưng Đạo Street in Sóc Trăng City. Sang’s teammate Huỳnh Văn Thuận and Bùi Văn Sành of Hiệp Nhất-Tịnh Biên finished second and third, respectively.
Although Quàng Văn Cường of Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời-An Giang didn’t rank in top three of this stage, he still holds the yellow jersey for best overall time of 17:00.52 after seven stages. Yoeun Phi Yuth of Cambodia and Nguyễn Minh Luận of Premium Cycling Vĩnh Long are second and third, respectively.
Yuth holds the green jersey for best sprinter with 91 points.
The team rankings were unchanged, with Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời-An Giang on top with a total time of 51:03.35, followed by Domesco Pharmacy Đồng Tháp and Premium Cycling Vĩnh Long.
Today, cyclists will compete in the eighth stage from Sóc Trăng City to Vị Thanh City. — VNS