Kessiakoff wins Austria Tour

A 31-year-old Swede has won the 63rd Austria Tour.

Fredrik Kessiakoff of pro team Astana finished the eight-stage event which ended in Vienna yesterday afternoon (Sun) ahead of Czech Leopold König.

Spaniard Carlos Sastre, who won the Tour de France in 2008, came third ahead of Thomas Rohregger. The Tyrolean won the Austria Tour in the same year.

Russian star Denis Menchov reached fifth place.