22nd Asian MTB Champs 2016 – Thailand | RESULTS

The 22nd Asian MTB DH Champs in Chai Nat, Thailand concluded today. With 28 of Asia’s selected racers battling it out for the win, the 1KM course was blazing in soaring heat. Japan‘s missile Kazuki Shimizu took the win with a 1:54.666. Thailand‘s Tanaphon Jarupeng grabbed 2nd with a 1:55.343 and Japan‘s Junya Nagata took 3rd with a 1:56.084. Nepal‘s bullet, Rajesh Magar landed a 20th with 2:19.148. Shakar Yakthumba finished 23rd followed by India‘s Piyush Chavan (26th) and Suraj Panday (27th) and Nilesh Dhumal (28th).  

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22nd Asian MTB Champs 2016 – Thailand | Practice Day

The “22nd Asian MTB Championships” is underway in Thailand. After a long struggle finally 4 Indian mountain bikers were given the opportunity to represent the nation at this Asian level event. Riders Piyush Chavan and Nilesh Dhumal are on the Downhill lineup while Purna Pradhan and Venkateshwarlu Kunchala will be competing in the cross country category. The timed Downhill practice run was clocked off yesterday with 28 riders lining up the start list. As of now, Japan’s stealth bomber – Kazuki Shimzu is leading with a 1:58 on the 1Km…

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