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#Sam Bennett

# sam-bennett - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Success continues for Sam Bennett as Irish rider records Rund um Köln win in Germany

The 27-year-old claimed his fourth win of the current UCI season following three stage wins at the Giro d’Italia.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 2 June, 2018

From Carrick-on-Suir to the Colosseum: Sam Bennett's journey to take his place among the world’s best

Irishman marked himself out as an elite sprinter by winning three stages at the Giro d’Italia.

# sam-bennett - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Ireland's Sam Bennett wins final stage of Giro d'Italia in thrilling sprint finish Hat-trick This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett wins final stage of Giro d'Italia in thrilling sprint finish

Chris Froome, meanwhile, became the first Briton to win the race in the Giro’s 101-year history.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

'I just ran out of road' - Ireland's Sam Bennett gutted after another second-place Giro finish So Close This post contains videos

'I just ran out of road' - Ireland's Sam Bennett gutted after another second-place Giro finish

The Bora-Hansgrohe man was boxed out and crossed the line behind winner Elia Viviani on the 17th stage.

# sam-bennett - Friday 18 May, 2018

Ireland's Sam Bennett must settle for second place at stage 13 of Giro d'Italia in sprint finish Keep It Steady This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett must settle for second place at stage 13 of Giro d'Italia in sprint finish

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider has won two stages of this year’s race.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 17 May, 2018

'I just went for it' - Sam Bennett on becoming the first Irishman in 30 years to win two Grand Tour stages Imola This post contains videos

'I just went for it' - Sam Bennett on becoming the first Irishman in 30 years to win two Grand Tour stages

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider is the first since Sean Kelly to win multiple stages of a single Grand Tour.

# sam-bennett - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Ireland's Sam Bennett sprints to impressive third place finish at stage 10 of the Giro d'Italia Flying High This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett sprints to impressive third place finish at stage 10 of the Giro d'Italia

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider finished in third place during the six hour stage from Penne to Gualdo Tadino.

# sam-bennett - Friday 11 May, 2018

Sam Bennett becomes first Irishman to win Giro d'Italia stage since 1987 Stage Seven This post contains videos

Sam Bennett becomes first Irishman to win Giro d'Italia stage since 1987

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider beat favourite Elia Viviani in a frantic sprint at Praia a Mare.

# sam-bennett - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Ireland's Bennett pushes Viviani all the way in dramatic stage finish at Giro d'Italia Podium Finish This post contains videos

Ireland's Bennett pushes Viviani all the way in dramatic stage finish at Giro d'Italia

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider finished third after a blistering sprint.

# sam-bennett - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Nightmare 2018 opener for Ireland's Sam Bennett as he's forced way down the field in Oz Broken Chain This post contains videos

# sam-bennett - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Blow for Sam Bennett as he suffers fall on the final stage in Turkey Hard Lines This post contains videos

Blow for Sam Bennett as he suffers fall on the final stage in Turkey

The Carrick-On-Suir native suffered a crash on the second last corner of the stage.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Sam Bennett clinches fourth stage win of the week in Turkey

The Carrick-On-Suir man has won four out of the five stages so far in the Tour of Turkey.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Sam's the man! Unstoppable Bennett wins third straight stage at Tour of Turkey Turkish Delight This post contains videos

Sam's the man! Unstoppable Bennett wins third straight stage at Tour of Turkey

Carrick-on-Suir rider now leads the general classification by 14 seconds.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Two out of two! Sam Bennett takes second successive stage on Tour of Turkey

The Tipperary man has successfully defended the leader’s jersey.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

'I'm not here to write history because I'm sh*tting in the bushes, I'm here to win in Milan'

Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin protected his 31-second lead over Nairo Quintana on today’s 17th stage.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Giro agony as Ireland's Sam Bennett is pipped on the line for a THIRD time Sam The Man This post contains videos

Giro agony as Ireland's Sam Bennett is pipped on the line for a THIRD time

Dumoulin retains the maglia rosa as Fernando Gaviria wins stage 12.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Sam Bennett excels in elite sprinting company to claim third on Stage 5 of Giro Natural Finisher This post contains videos

Sam Bennett excels in elite sprinting company to claim third on Stage 5 of Giro

It is the Tipp man’s second top-10 finish of this year’s race.

# sam-bennett - Friday 5 May, 2017

Sam Bennett's team started with a bang on day one of the Giro

It was a dream first Grand Tour appearance for Lukas Postlberger, who won the opening stage of the Giro d’Italia.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

French celebrate dominant stage win as Martin moves up to fifth in Paris-Nice standings

Julian Alaphilippe stormed to victory on today’s time trial.

# sam-bennett - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

A first Irish stage win at Paris-Nice for 28 years as Sam Bennett delivers career-high performance

The 26-year-old delivered a superb sprint with 150m to go.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Fears for Ireland's Sam Bennett after nasty crash threatens to end his Tour

The 25-year-old went to hospital after today’s opening stage.

# sam-bennett - Monday 27 July, 2015

Quiz: How well were you following the 2015 Tour de France?

Test your knowledge of the 2015 tour.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 23 July, 2015

‘I couldn’t even walk to the dinner table’ – Why Sam Bennett quit the Tour de France

Irish youngster reveals the physical toll that the race took on him.

# sam-bennett - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4

*Not the one you’re thinking of.

# sam-bennett - Sunday 5 July, 2015

# sam-bennett - Saturday 4 July, 2015

No birthday cheer for Nicolas Roche as records broken on opening day of Tour de France

Dan Martin and Sam Bennett also finished well down the field.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Who are the Irish hopes in this year’s Tour de France?

It’s that time of the year again.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Irish cyclist shows off his injuries after mass crash in Belgium Painful This post contains videos

Irish cyclist shows off his injuries after mass crash in Belgium

Sam Bennett was involved in a 50-rider pile-up in the Scheldeprijs yesterday.

# sam-bennett - Friday 13 February, 2015

An Irishman held off some of the finest sprinters to win the final stage of the Tour of Qatar today

It’s Sam Bennett’s first victory of the season.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Ireland’s Jack Wilson ready for ‘massive’ Tour of Britain

The Antrim native will be competing against the illustrious likes of Team Sky this weekend.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Sam Bennett makes statement with fourth place in Tirreno-Adriatico

Matteo Pelucchi took the stage but Mark Cavendish retains the overall lead.

# sam-bennett - Monday 21 October, 2013

One of Irish cycling's rising stars has signed a new professional deal

Sam Bennett, 23, will race for German team Netapp-Endura next season.

# sam-bennett - Sunday 22 September, 2013

Second place for Irish rider Sam Bennett in Tour of Britain's final stage

An Post Chain Reaction rider finished behind Mark Cavendish today.

# sam-bennett - Friday 20 September, 2013

Look how happy Sam Bennett's team manager is after Tour of Britain stage win Joy

Look how happy Sam Bennett's team manager is after Tour of Britain stage win

Kurt Bogaerts from An Post Chain Reaction gets emotional after Bennett triumphs.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Irishman Sam Bennett wins stage on the Tour of Britain

Riding for the An Post Chain Reaction team, the 22-year-old won the fifth stage.

# sam-bennett - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Home win cheers An Post Rás fans while Bialoblocki clinches overall title

Sam Bennett of Carrick-on-Suir led home a Chain Reaction 1-2-3 finish in Skerries today.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Ready to deliver: meet the Irish cyclists hoping to shine for An Post in 2013

Ronan McLaughlin, Sam Bennett, Sean Downey and Jack Wilson are all in action for the An Post-ChainReaction cycling team this weekend.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Giro 2014 will 'inspire' Irish cycling, says Sean Kelly Giro 2014 This post contains images

Giro 2014 will 'inspire' Irish cycling, says Sean Kelly

Officials from the Giro d’Italia are due in Ireland tomorrow to confirm details for the opening of the 2014 race.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 8 November, 2012

An Post re-sign Irish trio for 2013 season

Sam Bennett, Ronan McLaughlin and Sean Downey have committed to another season with the An Post Sean Kelly team.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Bennett bags top 10 finish at World Championships

Carrick-on-Suir’s Sam Bennett was just edged out in frantic finale to the men’s U23 road race in Limburg, Netherlands.

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