HANOI (VNS) — Nguyen Thi That stole the limelight yesterday with her second stage win to take the yellow jersey at the An Giang Television Cycling Cup.
That, of the Gao Hat Ngoc Troi team, came first on the 76km stage from Ben Tre to Vinh Long in a time of 2hr 22.43min.
That now leads the tour with a total time of 6:55.56 and will start today wearing the yellow jersey.
She is also temporally in top place for the top sprinter with 35 points.
Nguyen Thi Dung of Binh Duong Environment-Water Supply and Drainage and Pham Thi Thuy Lien from Imexpharm Dong Thap 1 were second and third on the third stage.
Phan Thi Lieu, the former yellow jersey holder, failed to finish in the top three yesterday, dropping to third position overall.
Despite having two riders in the top three, Gao Hat Ngoc Troi were unable to retain their lead in the team rankings.
Binh Duong are now first with 20:48.57, followed by Imexpharm Dong Thap and Gao Hat Ngoc Troi.— VNS