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# cycling - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Sam Bennett narrowly beaten to victory in sprint finish at Scheldeprijs
# Close
# Close

Sam Bennett narrowly beaten to victory in sprint finish at Scheldeprijs

Apr 7th 2021, 4:52 PM 3,299 Views 3 Comments

The Irishman was pipped to the line by Jasper Philipsen.

# cycling - Sunday 4 April, 2021

Swiss rider kicked off Tour of Flanders for littering
# Punishment
# Punishment

Swiss rider kicked off Tour of Flanders for littering

Apr 4th 2021, 5:57 PM 9,047 Views 9 Comments

Michael Schaer was disqualified on Sunday for throwing away a water bottle.

# cycling - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Ireland's Sam Bennett will be a marked man in Sunday's epic Belgian classic
# Gent-Wevelgem
# Gent-Wevelgem

Ireland's Sam Bennett will be a marked man in Sunday's epic Belgian classic

Mar 27th 2021, 1:48 PM 4,506 Views 7 Comments

The 2020 Tour de France sprint king has hit a rich vein of form with five wins so far in 2021.

# cycling - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

'A game changer': 130km Royal Canal Greenway officially launches
# Greenway
From TheJournal.ie
# Greenway

'A game changer': 130km Royal Canal Greenway officially launches

Mar 24th 2021, 8:54 AM 57,585 Views 66 Comments

The route stretches through Kildare, Meath, Westmeath and Longford.

Roche forced out of Tour of Catalunya after contact with Covid-positive colleague
# Close Contact
# Close Contact

Roche forced out of Tour of Catalunya after contact with Covid-positive colleague

Mar 24th 2021, 8:51 AM 2,379 Views 0 Comments

Roche finished 16th on Monday’s opening stage before his withdrawal.

# cycling - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

'We all dream of medals' - from Mizen to Malin charity cycle to the verge of Tokyo qualification
# The Next Level
# The Next Level

'We all dream of medals' - from Mizen to Malin charity cycle to the verge of Tokyo qualification

Mar 23rd 2021, 3:00 PM 2,814 Views 0 Comments

Irish Paralympic hopeful Martin Gordon has come a long way over the past few years – and is determined to reach the pinnacle.

# cycling - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Bennett among many left to rue missed opportunity as Stuyven claims Milan-San Remo
# Technical Fault
# Technical Fault

Bennett among many left to rue missed opportunity as Stuyven claims Milan-San Remo

Mar 20th 2021, 9:18 PM 4,164 Views 2 Comments

The Irish cyclist had to deal with a late puncture.

# cycling - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Tour de France champion Pogacar wins Tirreno-Adriatico
# Race Of The Two Seas
# Race Of The Two Seas

Tour de France champion Pogacar wins Tirreno-Adriatico

Mar 16th 2021, 4:26 PM 1,650 Views 0 Comments

The Slovenian finished 1:03 ahead of Belgian Wout van Aert in the GC, with Mikel Landa third.

# cycling - Monday 15 March, 2021

Bradley Wiggins calls for new investigation into Richard Freeman affair
# Cycling
# Cycling

Bradley Wiggins calls for new investigation into Richard Freeman affair

Mar 15th 2021, 11:47 AM 7,446 Views 4 Comments

Dr Freeman was found to have made the order of Testogel ‘knowing or believing’ it was for doping purposes.

# cycling - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Crashes cost Roglic as Schachmann retains Paris-Nice crown
# Max Power
# Max Power

Crashes cost Roglic as Schachmann retains Paris-Nice crown

Mar 14th 2021, 5:11 PM 4,055 Views 3 Comments

Ireland’s Sam Bennett finishes second in points classification after his two stage wins.

Ex Team Sky doctor slams 'unbelievable' doping ruling
# Unhappy
# Unhappy

Ex Team Sky doctor slams 'unbelievable' doping ruling

Mar 14th 2021, 3:43 PM 5,262 Views 5 Comments

Richard Freeman had admitted 18 of 22 charges against him relating to the ordering of a package of Testogel.

# cycling - Friday 12 March, 2021

Roglic extends Paris-Nice lead with 'cool' stage win
# Cycling
# Cycling

Roglic extends Paris-Nice lead with 'cool' stage win

Mar 12th 2021, 8:31 PM 2,949 Views 2 Comments

Ireland’s Sam Bennett came to a standstill on the final climb.

Former British Cycling doctor Richard Freeman found guilty by medical tribunal
# Cycling
# Cycling

Former British Cycling doctor Richard Freeman found guilty by medical tribunal

Mar 12th 2021, 10:27 AM 4,166 Views 9 Comments

Freeman was found to have ordered testosterone “knowing or believing it was to be administered to an athlete to improve their athletic performance”.

# cycling - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Another stage win for Sam Bennett as Paris-Nice route set to be amended
# Super Sam
# Super Sam

Another stage win for Sam Bennett as Paris-Nice route set to be amended

Mar 11th 2021, 6:04 PM 5,681 Views 8 Comments

The closing two stages are to be changed after the reimposition of a weekend lockdown due to Covid-19.

# cycling - Monday 8 March, 2021

Sam Bennett misses out on another win on stage two of Paris-Nice
# Cycling
# Cycling

Sam Bennett misses out on another win on stage two of Paris-Nice

Mar 8th 2021, 4:31 PM 4,913 Views 2 Comments

A late crash proved a disruption as Bennett crossed in fifth place.

# cycling - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Ireland speed king Sam Bennett wins Paris-Nice opener
# Cycling
# Cycling

Ireland speed king Sam Bennett wins Paris-Nice opener

Mar 7th 2021, 4:29 PM 5,468 Views 14 Comments

It was a fourth stage win on this race for Bennett.

# cycling - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Dutchman Van der Poel powers to Strade Bianche win
# Cycling
# Cycling

Dutchman Van der Poel powers to Strade Bianche win

Mar 6th 2021, 6:58 PM 2,547 Views 3 Comments

He crossed the line five seconds ahead of France’s world road champion Julian Alaphilippe, with Colombian Egan Bernal third.

# cycling - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Second place for Sam Bennett in UAE Tour's final stage as Pogacar claims overall victory
# Cycling
# Cycling

Second place for Sam Bennett in UAE Tour's final stage as Pogacar claims overall victory

Feb 27th 2021, 5:17 PM 2,637 Views 1 Comment

Caleb Ewan won today’s seventh stage.

# cycling - Friday 26 February, 2021

Sam Bennett sprints to another stage win at UAE Tour
# The Joy Of Six
# The Joy Of Six

Sam Bennett sprints to another stage win at UAE Tour

Feb 26th 2021, 1:06 PM 4,477 Views 3 Comments

The 30-year-old is aiming for a hat-trick of victories in tomorrow’s seventh and final stage.

# cycling - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Sam Bennett strikes right on cue to win Stage 4 sprint at UAE Tour
# Sam's The Man
# Sam's The Man

Sam Bennett strikes right on cue to win Stage 4 sprint at UAE Tour

Feb 24th 2021, 1:03 PM 4,255 Views 5 Comments

Bennett trumps Dekker and Ewan in bunch sprint on Al-Marjan Island.

# cycling - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Prosecution concludes British cycling doctor complicit in doping
# Claim
# Claim

Prosecution concludes British cycling doctor complicit in doping

Jan 26th 2021, 9:04 AM 7,286 Views 0 Comments

Almost two years after it started, the fitness-to-practice hearing has finally reached the summing up stage.

# cycling - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

'It'd be a shame to have this career and have never gone to the Olympics'
# Thinking It Over
# Thinking It Over

'It'd be a shame to have this career and have never gone to the Olympics'

Jan 19th 2021, 8:00 PM 18,832 Views 2 Comments

Sam Bennett says he’ll make a decision later on in 2021.

# cycling - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Opinion: 'Once a bike is stolen it's unlikely you’ll get it back'
# Stolen Wheels
From TheJournal.ie
# Stolen Wheels

Opinion: 'Once a bike is stolen it's unlikely you’ll get it back'

Jan 16th 2021, 7:01 PM 31,239 Views 66 Comments

The serial number is reported to Gardaí for only one in 16 stolen bikes, writes Dublin Cycling Campaign’s David Timoney.

# cycling - Saturday 2 January, 2021

The good, the bad and the useless: How bike infrastructure has changed in the era of Covid
# Bicycle Blackspots
From TheJournal.ie
# Bicycle Blackspots

The good, the bad and the useless: How bike infrastructure has changed in the era of Covid

Jan 2nd 2021, 8:00 PM 43,143 Views 60 Comments

A surge in cycling happened during the pandemic but new infrastructure was not evenly spread and may not be here to stay.

# cycling - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Nine month ban for cyclist after crash left Jakobsen in coma
# Ban
# Ban

Nine month ban for cyclist after crash left Jakobsen in coma

Nov 11th 2020, 11:23 AM 6,283 Views 4 Comments

Dutch cyclist Fabio Jakobsen said he was grateful to be alive after the finish line crash.

# cycling - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Sam Bennett pipped to win in final stage of Vuelta as Roglic defends crown after Tour agony
# Cycling
# Cycling

Sam Bennett pipped to win in final stage of Vuelta as Roglic defends crown after Tour agony

Nov 8th 2020, 5:27 PM 6,766 Views 1 Comment

Dan Martin finished fourth in the overall classification, Ireland’s best result since Sean Kelly won the race in 1988.

# cycling - Friday 6 November, 2020

Nielsen takes Vuelta's 16th stage, Martin remains fourth overall
# Cycling
# Cycling

Nielsen takes Vuelta's 16th stage, Martin remains fourth overall

Nov 6th 2020, 5:08 PM 5,359 Views 3 Comments

Defending champion Primoz Roglic extended his overall lead, while Sam Bennett finished 100th today.

# cycling - Friday 30 October, 2020

Primoz Roglic surges to Vuelta victory, Dan Martin remains third overall
# As It Stands
# As It Stands

Primoz Roglic surges to Vuelta victory, Dan Martin remains third overall

Oct 30th 2020, 6:16 PM 5,926 Views 0 Comments

The Slovenian’s third win in this year’s race earned him a 10 seconds bonus.

# cycling - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Ireland's Sam Bennett relegated to last after crossing line first at today's Vuelta
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Ireland's Sam Bennett relegated to last after crossing line first at today's Vuelta

Oct 29th 2020, 4:29 PM 71,068 Views 16 Comments

The final kilometre of the 157km stage from Castrillo del Val to Aguilar de Campoo saw the Deceuninck-Quickstep rider surge to apparent victory.

# cycling - Sunday 25 October, 2020

London’s Tao Geoghegan Hart in shock as he wins the Giro d’Italia
# Tao Triumphant
# Tao Triumphant

London’s Tao Geoghegan Hart in shock as he wins the Giro d’Italia

Oct 25th 2020, 4:52 PM 8,626 Views 14 Comments

Geoghegan Hart joins Wiggins, Froome, Thomas and Yates on the list of British Grand Tour winners.

# cycling - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Belgian rider Wellens wins stage five of Vuelta, Roglic keeps race lead
# Cycling
# Cycling

Belgian rider Wellens wins stage five of Vuelta, Roglic keeps race lead

Oct 24th 2020, 5:44 PM 5,357 Views 2 Comments

Roglic retains a five-second lead over Ireland’s Dan Martin.

# cycling - Friday 23 October, 2020

Super Sam Bennett makes it back-to-back Vuelta stage wins for the Irish
# Sprint King
# Sprint King

Super Sam Bennett makes it back-to-back Vuelta stage wins for the Irish

Oct 23rd 2020, 4:52 PM 11,300 Views 10 Comments

Bennett, who won the green points jersey at the Tour de France, pipped Jasper Philipsen in a dramatic sprint.

# cycling - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Vuelta victory for Dan Martin as tearful Irishman claims stage three
# Dan The Man
# Dan The Man

Vuelta victory for Dan Martin as tearful Irishman claims stage three

Oct 22nd 2020, 5:41 PM 16,133 Views 19 Comments

‘This one’s for the wife,’ he said after moving to within five seconds of race leader Primoz Roglic.

# cycling - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Dan Martin third for second day on the trot at Vuelta
# The Trip To Spain
# The Trip To Spain

Dan Martin third for second day on the trot at Vuelta

Oct 21st 2020, 5:41 PM 7,009 Views 2 Comments

Marc Soler took the stage victory.

# cycling - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Ireland's Dan Martin finishes third in explosive opening stage of Vuelta
# In The Mix
# In The Mix

Ireland's Dan Martin finishes third in explosive opening stage of Vuelta

Oct 20th 2020, 5:58 PM 6,509 Views 2 Comments

Martin finished just a second behind stage winner Primoz Roglic and is seven seconds back in the general standings.

# cycling - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Sam Bennett targets more Grand Tour glory as he's confirmed for La Vuelta
# Reign In Spain
# Reign In Spain

Sam Bennett targets more Grand Tour glory as he's confirmed for La Vuelta

Oct 14th 2020, 2:37 PM 14,755 Views 9 Comments

‘It will be great to push my limits and see what I’m capable of.’

# cycling - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Covid-19 hits Giro d'Italia as Mitchelton team withdraws ahead of 10th stage
# Cycling
# Cycling

Covid-19 hits Giro d'Italia as Mitchelton team withdraws ahead of 10th stage

Oct 13th 2020, 10:25 AM 2,956 Views 2 Comments

Two riders from two other teams, including Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk, have also tested positive.

# cycling - Sunday 11 October, 2020

'I don't think it's sunk in fully yet' - Ireland's Oisin O'Callaghan wins world junior mountain biking title
# Downhill
# Downhill

'I don't think it's sunk in fully yet' - Ireland's Oisin O'Callaghan wins world junior mountain biking title

Oct 11th 2020, 6:31 PM 27,480 Views 10 Comments

The Limerick teenager claimed Ireland’s first-ever Downhill world title in Salzburg today.

# cycling - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Expectation, goosebumps and the Champs-Élysées: Bennett savours iconic Tour victory
# Sam The Man
# Sam The Man

Expectation, goosebumps and the Champs-Élysées: Bennett savours iconic Tour victory

Sep 20th 2020, 8:17 PM 10,605 Views 9 Comments

‘All the years trying to come up, trying to make it… It took me so long to get here,’ said Sam Bennett, now a winner of the Tour the France green jersey.

Sam Bennett takes final stage and wins Ireland's 1st Tour de France green jersey in 31 years
# Legend
# Legend

Sam Bennett takes final stage and wins Ireland's 1st Tour de France green jersey in 31 years

Sep 20th 2020, 6:12 PM 85,298 Views 76 Comments

The Carrick-on-Suir native won the final stage in spectacular fashion, and has won outright Ireland’s first green jersey at the Tour since Sean Kelly in 1989.

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