Tâm wins Mekong Delta cycling tournament

Update: August, 22/2016 - 07:00
Kicker: The winners of the Mekong Delta Cycling Tournament. — Photo
Viet Nam News

HÀ NỘI — Nguyễn Thành Tâm won the yellow jersey for best time at the Mekong Delta Cycling Tournament on Saturday.

Tâm of Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời triumphed with a time of 26:23.42, followed Tâm by Lê Văn Duẩn of VUS-HCM City and Hà Thành Tâm of An Giang Plant Protection.

In the penultimate 125km stage on Saturday morning, Phạm Quốc Cường finished first. Phan Thông Nhàn of Cần Thơ and Đỗ Tuấn Anh of Domesco Pharmacy Đồng Tháp were the runners-up.

In the ninth and final stage in the afternoon, cyclists pedaled 40km in Rạch Giá City. Nguyễn Minh Thuận of Vĩnh Long beat Nguyễn Dương Hồ Vũ of Bình Dương to win with a time of 1:03.16.

Duẩn won the green jersey award for earning 142 points.

VUS-HCM City won the team title. Gạo Hạt Ngọc Trời and Mathnasium HCM City were second and third. — V NS