KUALA TERENGGANU, Feb 24 (Bernama) -- National rider Mohd Hariff Salleh hopes to sweep the Sprint King (Green Jersey) when the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) flags off on Feb 27.
The Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team (TSG) rider who made heads turn in the 2012 LTdL by winning the sprint in a number of stages has targeted the Kemaman to Kuala Terengganu stage to give his home fans a perfect gift.
"I will try my best to win the last stage to give the home fans a gift. However, I will try my best in every stage with the support from my team mates. My hope is to stand on the podium in my home state," the 26-year-old rider told Bernama, here.
He will be ably assisted by his TSG team mates Anuar Manan, Adiq Husainie Othman, Mohamed Zamri, Shahrul Mat Amin and Saufi Mat Senan.
The LTdL 2014 to be held from Feb 27 to March 8, will feature 10 stages and cover a distance of 1,506.5km, starting from Langkawi and ending in Kuala Terengganu.....