The Tour of Oman 2019 will take location from February 16 to 21, the Muscat Municipality announced on Monday. This will be the tenth edition of the annual race. Team Astana’s Alexey Lutsenko clinched the title in the ninth edition of the race this year, which started in Nizwa.
Lutsenko was joined on the general podium by his teammate Miguel Angel Lopez as runner-up. Bahrain-Merida’s Gorka Izagirre rounded up the general podium following Alexander Kristoff of UAE Team Emirates won the bunch sprint of the sixth and final 135.5km stage ahead of Bryan Coquard (Vital Concept) and Giacomo Nizzolo (Trek-Segafredo) at the Muttrah Corniche.
Tour of Oman has accomplished exceptional good results in the previous editions. The annual occasion has attracted the focus of worldwide sport neighborhood as the cyclists pass by means of some of the most scenic locales of Oman in the course of the different stages of the race each year.
Information Source: Muscat Daily