|Nguyễn Thắng (centre) celebrates his win at the Nam Kỳ Khởi Nghĩa Cycling Tournament yesterday. — Photo nld.com.vn|
HÀ NỘI — Nguyễn Thắng won the third stage of the Nam Kỳ Khởi Nghĩa Cycling Tournament yesterday.
The cyclist of the Ngọc Dung Nhi - Hóc Môn crew finished the 124km stage from Đắk Nông Province to Buôn Ma Thuột City, ĐắkLắk Province, within a time of 3hr 28.06min.
It was a special victory as he triumphed in his hometown.
Thắng was followed by Nguyễn Minh Việt of BTV Đại Nam Bình Dương and Đỗ Tuấn Anh of Calystos Đồng Tháp.
After three stages, Trần Thanh Điền of VUS HCM City took the yellow jersey for being the leading athlete, with a time of 9:19.45.
Trần Lê Tuấn Anh of Military Zone 7 and Nguyễn Nhật Nam of Domesco Đồng Tháp were second and third, respectively.
Today, the athletes will race from Buôn Ma Thuột to Nha Trang on 98km. — VNS