Report informs citing the Azerbaijan Cycling Federation that the first stage of the race ended with win of a member of the national team, Kirill Pozdnyakov.
Completing 148.7 km ahead of all - for 3 hours, 31 minutes, 51 seconds, Pozdnyakov, being 13 seconds ahead made solo effort. The win of the first stage made the cyclist leader of general classification. He took the first place in the competition of sprinters.
2 more members of "Synergy Baku" rank in top 20. Elchin Asadov is the 9th, Yosip Rumach 14th.
Notably, 10-day "Tour du Maroc" is a part of "Synergy Baku" preparation for "Tour d'Azerbaijan", to be held on May 3 - 7.