Nhan wins yellow jersey at Mekong Delta Cycling Tournament

Update: August, 21/2015 - 08:37

Truong Nguyen Thanh Nhan.

HCM CITY (VNS) — Truong Nguyen Thanh Nhan won the overall yellow jersey of the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta Cycling Tournament which ended in the southern province of Ben Tre yesterday.

Nhan of VUS-HCM City won the event's most wanted award for the best overall time of 23:12.55 after eight stages.

Tang Chi Hung from ADC-Vinh Long Television and Tran Le Minh Tuan from Military Zone 7 were runners-up.

Nguyen Thanh Tam of An Giang's Gao Hat Ngoc Troi won the green jersey as the best sprinter with 133 points. While Nguyen Minh Viet of BTV Binh Duong won the white jersey as the best young cyclist.

In the team's rankings, Domesco Pharmacy's Dong Thap triumphed after eight stages, followed by VUS-HCM City and ADC-Vinh Long Television.

The 1,038km eight stage event attracted nearly 150 cyclists from 18 teams across the country. — VNS