After several places in the lead the team of Merida CCC Team thanks to Tomasz Smoleń finally reached for the first victory in this season, winning the 6th stage of Tour de Taiwan.
Tomasz Smoleń, Supported on the last metres by Bartłomiej Matysiak, defeated the yesterday’s triumpher Dean Downing (Great Britain) from Rapha Condor Sharp and Takeaki Ayaba from AISAN Racing Team.
It is the first victory of CCC Polsat Polkowice cyclists in this season.
In the general classification – status quo. On Saturday – the last, seventh stage.
Results of the 6th stage – Taipei City – Shihsanhan 131.7km
1. Tomasz Smoleń (Pol) Merida CCC Team 3:10:17
2. Dean Downing (GBr) Rapha Condor Sharp
3. Takeaki Ayabe (Jpn) AISAN Racing Team
10. Matysiak Bartłomiej
38. Rębiewski Jarosław
59. Honkisz Adrian 0:00:18
60. Kiendyś Tomasz