In the men's category, Malaysia's best finisher was Mohammad Akmal Amrun who only managed 18th place after posting 3'52:20s while compatriot Muhammad Rauf Nur Misbah finished a dismal 40th when he clocked 3'52:31s.
The gold was won by Switzerland's Bernahard Oberholzer who clocked 3'50:22s while the silver went to his compatriot Patrick Schelling (3'50:22s). Genki Yamamoto of Japan finished in 3'50:46s to take the bronze.
Seventy-two riders competed in the event.
In the women's category, Malaysia's Kimberley Yap had to settle for 21st place when she clocked 3'37:20s.
South Korea's Gu Sun Geun took the gold after clocking 3'31:42s while Son Hee Jung also of South Korea won the silver when she finished in 3'31:42s.
Belgian Anne Arnouts' 3:31:42s was good enough for the bronze. - Bernama