Iran`s Pishgaman racers dominating fourth stage of TdS

Iran`s Pishgaman racers dominating fourth stage of TdS

Pishgaman Yazd Rahim Emami (center), Amir Zargari (left) and Ramin Mehrbaniazar, (10/6). (ANTARA FOTO/Wahyu Putro A)

Agam, W Sumatra (ANTARA News) - Irans Pishgaman Yazd team racers dominated the fourth stage of the Tour de Singkarak (TdS) 2014 from the West Sumatra provincial city of Bukittinggi to Agam District on Tuesday.

At the first position was Rahim Emami, who posted a time of 4:28:15 in finishing 165 kilometers.

Rahim was followed by Amir Zargari, the holder of the Yellow Shirts with a time of 4:28:31.

At the third position was Ramin Mehrbaniazar, who was behind the leading rider by 29 seconds.

Twenty teams are taking part in the Tour de Singkarak international bike race in 2014, the 6th of its kind, which is being held in West Sumatra from June 7-15.

The start of the annual racing event on Saturday, June 7, the first of nine stages, was preceded by a grand opening at the Tiram Beach, Pariaman District, on the evening of June 6, which was attended by Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Mari Elka Pangestu.

Meanwhile, the 9th stage will finish in the provincial capital of Padang on June 15.