|Loic Desriac celebrates winning the fifth stage of Return to Trường Sơn Cycling Tournament yesterday. — Photo qdnd.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Frenchman Loic Desriac won the fifth stage of Return to Trường Sơn Cycling Tournament yesterday.
Desriac of Bike Life Đồng Nai won the 134km stage from Đồng Hới City to the Trường Sơn National War Martyrs Cemetery in Quảng Trị Province in a time of 3:03.30.
Trịnh Đức Tâm of Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời and Huỳnh Thanh Tùng of Military Zone 7 finished second and third, respectively.
After five stages, Nguyễn Cường Khang of the HCM City Youth squad still holds the yellow jersey for overall leader, while the green jersey is held by Lê Nguyệt Minh of VUS-HCM City.
Today, cyclists will compete in the last stage with 20 laps around Quảng Trị Citadel on 53km. The tournament aims to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the War Invalids and Martyrs Day on July 27. — VNS