Tour de Pakistan second leg starts from Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: The cyclists kicked off the second leg of 51st Tour de Pakistan by leaving for Gujrat from Rawalpindi, Geo News reported Tuesday.

The cyclists will traverse 153 kilometers in the second phase.

The participants vying for huge award money started the second phase from Ayub Park of Rawalpindi.

Peshawar-to-Karachi Tour de Pakistan participants crossed 165 kilometers in the first leg of their race from Peshawar to Rawalpindi.

Sui Southern’s Asif Junior excelled in the first phase followed by Imtiaz Hasan of Afghanistan. Wapda’s Zahid was on the third.