Aussie rules third lap; Meijers keeps overall lead

first_imgCayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Jeroen Meijers of the Netherlands arrived together in a big wave in fourth spot and kept the purple jersey of overall leadership on his back.Meijers sat on the peloton throughout and kept an eye on his closest pursuers.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsAfter winning the opening stage in Tagaytay City, the climber representing Taiyuan Miogee Cycling Team maintained his 45-second advantage over Singapore’s Choon Huat Goh.“We have two more days to go. I have to watch out for the attacks and protect the purple jersey,” said Meijers, whose recent best finish was third overall in the general classification of the Tour of Taiyuan in China two weeks ago. Monday’s fourth stage is a 176-km ride from this city going to Gubat, Sorsogon, and back.The Tour ends Tuesday in Legazpi City with a rolling trip expected to be made difficult by strong winds as riders venture into Donsol, Sorsogon and back.Aussie Angus Lyons remained in third spot, 1:38 behind.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ ‘Rebel attack’ no cause for concern-PNP, AFP Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles01:31Go: Search for ‘perfect, honest man’ to lead PNP still on00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Duterte wants probe of SEA Games mess Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Two-day strike in Bicol fails to cripple transport LATEST STORIEScenter_img Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Kaya clips Global, stays unscathed Catholic schools seek legislated pay hike, too DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew LEGAZPI CITY—Australian Samuel Hill exploited the flat layout going into this city famed for the iconic view of Mayon Volcano and soloed it home to rule the third stage of the 10th Le Tour de Filipinas Sunday.Hill arrived at the finish in front of the Divine Word College without the added stress of sprinting against his closest pursuers after leaving Filipino riders Dominic Perez and Mark Galedo behind late in the 187.3-kilometer route from Daet, Camarines Norte.ADVERTISEMENT Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View commentslast_img read more

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