1. Abraham Ruhumuriza (RWA) 34:53:48
2. Nyandwi Uwase (RWA) 35:03:20
3. Nathan Byukusenge (RWA) 35:03:26
4. Adrien Niyoshuti (RWA) 35:04:20
BY BONNIE MUGABE
Abraham Ruhumuriza won the 9th edition of the Tour du Rwanda championship which has been going on throughout the country for the last ten days.
Ruhumuriza won his third consecutive Tour de Rwanda title after topping the overall standings with total time of 34:53:48 in1177km event.
The 86km stretch race from Ngoma to
Abraham Ruhumuriza followed on second spot after eight minutes and 54 seconds.
Meanwhile, the Ngoma-Kigali stretch, the shortest race of the entire tour tested the leading cyclists of the tour as Kenyan Wyclef Lovi won the race after clocking 03:10.
According to the over-all standings the 2005 and 2006 Tour de Rwanda champion, Ruhumuriza finished first.
He was followed by fellow Team
The only foreigner who obtained a far better position was Asuman Gessa from
This year’s tour du Rwanda was jointly sponsored by MTN Rwanda, BCR and the Ministry of Youth, Culture and Sport.