Slovenian rider Dusan wins 2nd stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake 2017

Source: Xinhua| 2017-07-17 20:13:24|Editor: Zhou Xin
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XINING, China, July 17 (Xinhua)-- Slovenian cyclist Rajovic Dusan from team Adria Mobil (ADR) claimed his first win at the second stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake 2017 on Monday.

He finished the whole circuit race in 2 hours 29 minutes and 5 seconds, and reached the top in both general individual classification and general point classification.

Thu, he put on yellow jersey as well as green jersey.

"Winning today's race is a surprise to me. I have already been training for this race for two years. I like racing in China. It is always happy to race in China," said Rajovic Dusan excitedly upon finishing the race.

Zhang Zhishan from Qinghai Tianyoude Cycling Team (TYD) was awarded blue jersey that represents the best Asian rider after the second stage. It is a delightful result for both him and the local citizens.

"I received Combative reward in the fourth stage last year, but this year I want to be better," said Zhang Zhishan.

The second stage Xining circuit race covers a total distance of 115km, with 3 intermediate sprints

There are 13 stages in the Tour of Qinghai Lake 2017. The third stage Duoba to Guide will be held on July 18.