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Rwandan Nzafashwanayo Cruises to Stage Six Victory in Tour du Cameroon

by Jean de la Croix Tabaro
6:57 pm

Jean Claude Nzafashwanayo won stage six of the 2019 Tour du Cameroon on Friday

Rwandan Nzafashwanayo Jean Claude defied odds as he cruised to victory of sixth lap of the sixth edition of the International Cycling Tour of Cameroon held on Friday in Douala, Cameroon.

Nzafashwanayo won the 82km closed circuit in the city of Douala race in 02h03’01’, edging Cameroon Herve Raoul Mba (Cameroon) and Varhanovsky Jakub (Slovakia) in a sprint finish.

Reigning Tour du Cameroon champion Rwandan Uwizeyimana Bonaventure finished a distant eighth in 02h03’33”. Uwizeyimana is the best ranked Rwandan on the general classification, sitting ninth, coming one minute and sixteen seconds behind Cameroonian Kamzong.

Action continues on Saturday with riders set to embark on 109.km from Loum to Dschang.

2019 Tour du Cameroon

Stage 6, Friday Results

1. Nzafashwanayo Jean Claude (Rwanda) 02h03’01’

2. Herve Raoul Mba (Cameroon) 02h03’01’

3. Varhanovsky Jakub (Slovakia) 02h03’01’

4. Konstantinov Radoslav (Bulgaria) 02h03’07’

5. Bakker Stephan (Holland) 02h03’33”

6. Bdadou Youssef (Morocco) 02h03’33’

7. Medrazi Mohammed (Morocco) 02h03’33’

8. Uwizeyimana Bonaventure (Rwanda) 02h03’33”

9. Kamzong Abossolo Clovis (Cameroon) 02h03’33’

10. Mahdar Martin (Slovakia) 02h03’33’

General Classification after Stage 6

1. Kamzong Clovis 20:56:37

2. Bdadou Youssef 0:15

3. Mahdar Martin 0:23

4. Konstantinov Radoslav Valentinov 0:41

5. Mba Hervé Raoul 0:48

6. Bakker Stephan 0:55

7. Cissé Isiaka 0:55

8. Abderrahim Zahiri 1:09

9. Uwizeyimana Bonaventure 1:16

10. Tientcheu Michel 1:18