KUALA TERENGGANU – Anuar Manan will lead TSG’s challenge at Sharjah International Cycling Tour (UAE) while Mohd Harris Salleh will lead the team at the Tour of Malaysia.
TSG chief operating officer Nasirudin Wan Idrus said Sharjah Tour will start on Nov 28 while the Tour of Malaysia will be from Dec 13-17.
Other riders named for the Sharjah Tour are Mohd Harris, Adiq Hussaini Othman, Yusrizal Yusof, Shahrul Mat Amin and Mohd Saiful Anuar Aziz.
The Sharjah Tour is a recognised as a 2.2 class championship by the International Cycling Union (UCI).
Nasirudin said Mohd Harris will lead the TSG team to the Tour of Malaysia but the other members have not been finalised.
“We don’t want to rush into naming the riders as we want to send our best to the Tour of Malaysia,” he told Bernama.
TSG will send 10 riders to compete in the Lekas Highway Challenge in Kuala Lumpur tomorrow.
TSG is ranked 11th of 78 teams from Europe, United States, Australia, Africa and Asia competing in the UCI Asia Tour.
In Asia, TSG is ranked 4th out of 38 teams. – BERNAMA