Sri Lanka's biggest cycle race 'Tour De Hiru' concludes successfully in Kirindiwela

Saturday, 06 July 2013 - 12:37


Sri Lanka’s largest cycle race – Tour de Hiru was successfully concluded at Kirindiwala short while ago.


Tour de Hiru which coincides with the 15th anniversary of Hiru FM and was organized by Hiru TV and Hiru FM.


More than 150 cyclists representing the Tri Forces, Police, Dehiwala – Mount Lavinia Municipal Council, the German Friendship Cycling club and many more prominent sports clubs took part in this year’s edition of Tour De Hiru.


The 2nd stage of the race covered 160 kilometers and passed through the towns of Pelmadulla, Ratnapura, Eheliyagoda, Avissawella, Hanwella, Kaduwela, Yakkala, Nittambuwa and Attanagalla and concluded at the Kirindiwela town.


The 2nd stage of Tour De Hiru was won by Madushaka Perera of Sri Lanka Air Force closely followed by Lakshman Wijeratne and 3rd place went to Suwaris Premachandra.