Mongolia’s Maral-Erdene Batmunkh, second from right, during the award presentation.
Mongolia’s Maral-Erdene Batmunkh, second from right, during the award presentation.

Mongolian Batmunkh steals the show in 4th stage

sports April 04, 2019 20:37

By The Nation

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Mongolia’s Maral-Erdene Batmunkh dominated the fourth stage individual classification of the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s Cup Tour of Thailand 2019 on Wednesday.



The Mongolian timed 3:50.30 hours to win the Nan-Phayao route which covered a distance of 145.50km.

Columbia’s Felix Alejandro Baron Castillo and France’s Thomas Lebas followed a fraction of second behind to finish second and third respectively.

In the stage best Asean rider event, local cyclist Sarawut Sirironnachai did not let his fans down as he timed 3:50:31 hours to win a special Bt10,000 reward from Thai Cycling Association’s president Gen Decha Hemkrasi.

The Friday’s fifth stage (164.03km) will start in Phayao this morning and will finish in Lampang.