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Ziban International Cycling / Tour: Eritrean Abel Teweldemedhin Wins 3rd Stage
Posted On: Sunday, January 28, 2018
Biskra - Eritrean cyclist Abel Teweldemedhin won the third stage of the Ziban International Tour, which runs Sunday between Biskra and El Kantra on a distance of 154 km.
By winning the first place of this stage, Abel Teweldemedhin also took the white jersey of best hope (- 23 years) and the green jersey of the best sprinter
Morocco's Abdallah Hida took the leader's junior jersey for the best Algerian jersey returned to Oussama Chelaoui of the Atlas Blidéen lions team.
Sixty-nine (69) cyclists from eleven European, African and Asian countries including Spain, Germany, Portugal, Belgium, the Netherlands, Tunisia, Eritrea, Iran and Algeria took part in this third stage.
The fourth and final stage of the Ziban International Tour (Biskra-Tolga) is scheduled for Monday.
The first international cycling tour of the Ziban is organized by the Algerian Federation of Cycling (FAC) in coordination with the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the wilaya of Biskra and the local league of this discipline.