By The Nation
Thai sprinter passed the finishing line in 1.57:50 hours, followed by Kajihara Yumi of Japan National Team and Kim Hyunji from Korea National Team.
The national cyclist who earlier this year won her first ever Tour of Thailand in Chiang Mai earned the yellow jersey as the leader of the 73.05km first stage which ran from Trat City Hall – Ban Laem Klat – Trat City Hall.
The former Asian Games gold medallist Jutatip also dominated the spring leader and the best Asean rider categories which awarded her the blue and green jerseys respectively.
The 2nd stage on Saturday will cover a distance of 92.60 kilometers and will start and finish at the Trat City Hall.