UAE Team Emirates Wins Tour De France For 2nd Consecutive Year
Sumaira FH 15 days ago Mon 19th July 2021 | 06:15 PM
PARIS, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 19th Jul, 2021) UAE Team Emirates has claimed its second Tour de France title for the 2nd consecutive year, after its star rider, Tadej Pogacar, came in first in the tour's 21st and final stage.
The 22-year-old Slovenian is the youngest rider to win the title for two years running.
Commenting on his achievement, H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi sports Council (ADSC), congratulated the UAE leadership, stressing that this accolade would not have been possible without the support of the UAE leadership and the entire team's dedicated efforts.
For his part, Aref Hamad Al Awani, Secretary-General of ADSC, said that the UAE Team Emirates' victory in Tour de France is a product of the UAE's strategy to promote healthy lifestyles in its community, and serves in making the team an inspiration to riders in the UAE.