2011-2012 Asia Tours Ranking
Alizadeh conqueres Asia Tours 2012
Hossein Alizadeh from Tabriz Petrochemical Team conquered 2011-2012 Asia Tours. In the past seasons his former team mate, Mehdi Sohrabi, who is now a pro rider in Europe won this title for two years in a row on 2010 and 2011.
Alizadeh topped tha Asia Tours 2011-2 as a result of his wins in Tour of Qinghai Lake 2012. He won stage 3 and then remained in the yellow jersey for the next 10 stages. Hosseing obtained a total of 223 points during this season.
The most important point in this regard is that the German legend "Stefan SCHUMACHER", the former Tour De France stage winner, who has represented the Denish team "CHRISTINA WATCHES - ONFONE" this season took second place with 221.33 points.
"Andrea GUARDINI" the Italian hero of the British Team "FARNESE VINI" had the chance to be named as number 3 rider of the Asia Tours with 216 points in total.
In the teams' general classification, the Malaysian "TERENGGANU CYCLING TEAM" beated Tabriz Petrochemical Team which used to win this title for many years now. This is while SCHUMACHER's team "CHRISTINA WATCHES - ONFONE" took third place with 432.98 points. Malaysians acquired 539 points against TPT's 440.
Finally, in the Nation Classification, KAZAKHSTAN, JAPAN, and MALAYSIA acheived three top places respectively with 856.84, 841, and 592 points in total. This is while the last seasons winner, Iran had no place better than 4th.