# Nicolas Roche

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# Cycling
28th for Nicolas Roche as Slovenia's Roglic banishes time-trial demons to win Olympic gold
Roglic has bounced back from his collapse on the penultimate-stage time trial at last year’s Tour de France.
# tokyo 2020
Irish challenge fades late on in road race as Richard Carapaz claims gold
Dan Martin led the battling Irish trio home.
# Bern Winner
Dan Martin finishes 10th as brilliant Bernal wins 2021 Giro d'Italia
Bernal takes the maglia rosa ahead of Damiano Caruso and Simon Yates.
# third
Nicholas Roche makes podium finish on latest stage of Giro D'Italia
The Irishman finished third, behind Italians Alberto Bettiol and Simone Consonni.
# Giro d'Italia
Campenaerts wins Giro 15th stage as Bernal holds race lead
Dan Martin moves up to 12th in the GC after finishing with the main bunch.
# as it stands
Martin still 8th overall as Sagan prevails on stage 10
Fernando Gaviria was in second place with Italian Davide Cimolai in third.
# as it stands
Dan Martin still 9th overall in Giro after stage 7
It means the Irish star is currently 47 seconds off race leader Attila Valter.
# Wrap
Ewan wins Giro fifth stage as contender Landa out after crash
After today’s results, Dan Martin is 19th in the general classification, while Nicolas Roche is 58th.
# Day 2
Roche and Martin in action again as Ganna holds leader's jersey at Giro d'Italia
Tim Merlier won a sprint finish for the second stage of the event.
# in the pink
Filippo Ganna wins opening stage of Giro d'Italia on mixed day for Irish riders
Nicolas Roche and Dan Martin both took part in the 8.6km time-trial through Turin.
# close contact
Roche forced out of Tour of Catalunya after contact with Covid-positive colleague
Roche finished 16th on Monday’s opening stage before his withdrawal.
# race for the prize
Roche and Mullen feature as Ganna claims Italy's first world time trial crown on home soil
The Italian star pipped Belgium’s Wout Van Aert on home soil in Imola.
# heating up
Yates clings to Tour de France lead amid mountain shake-up, Bennett claws back in green jersey battle
Sam Bennett and Nicolas Roche are flying the Irish flag.
# Disappointment
Nicolas Roche crashes out of Vuelta a day after losing red jersey
The Irish cyclist initially tried to continue following the setback.
# agonisingly close
Sam Bennett denied back-to-back Vuelta wins in photo finish, Roche remains in red
Dutch champion Fabio Jakobsen claimed victory on stage four.
# big nic energy
Ireland's Nicolas Roche leads Vuelta after Stage 2
‘Just to be back in the leader’s jersey of a Grand Tour, I’m speechless.’
# Le Tour
Home hero Alaphilippe stuns Thomas in Tour time-trial and extends overall lead
Ireland’s Dan Martin finished 33rd today and slipped to 11th in the general rankings while Nicolas Roche was 115th.
# Review
Thomas shows Tour de France title desire as Teuns earns maiden stage win
Meanwhile, there were mixed fortunes for Ireland’s Dan Martin and Nicolas Roche.
Ireland's Nico Roche gets another shot at Tour de France success
The 34-year-old is selected by Team Sunweb for next month’s Tour.
# Attack
Ireland's Nico Roche up to joint-second at Vuelta after late attack in the mountains
Roche is now just 36 seconds behind leader Chris Froome.
# watching the wheels
Froome takes huge step towards Vuelta victory as Ireland's Roche sits in third
The Team Sky rider is aiming to become only the third man to win the Tour and Vuelta in the same year.
# Mixed Fortunes
Chris Froome extends Vuelta lead as Nicolas Roche falls further behind
Tejay van Garderen moved up to second at 10 seconds after coming in just eight seconds behind the British leader.
# as it stands
Trentin wins fourth stage, Nicolas Roche still third at Vuelta
Meanwhile, Britain’s Chris Froome has maintained the overall lead.
# La Vuelta a Espana
Chris Froome climbs into the leader's jersey ahead of Nico Roche
Vincenzo Nibali won stage three of the Vuelta today.
# Vuelta 2017
Ireland's Aqua Blue narrowly miss out on stage victory at the Vuelta à Espana
Nicolas Roche is fifth in the GC after Sunday’s second stage.
# Vuelta 2017
Nico Roche's BMC win Vuelta time trial, Ireland's Aqua Blue finish 13th
Chris Froome and Team Sky finish fourth in Nimes time trial.
# Tour de France
Dan Martin's podium hopes fade after brave challenge on final mountain stage
Chris Froome closes in on his fourth yellow jersey with strong ride up Coz d’Izoard.
Lucky 13! Marcel Kittel sprints to another stage victory at the Tour de France
Dan Martin finishes in main bunch to hold on to sixth place overall.
# Le Tour
Roche finishes fourth as Calmejane fights off cramp to win his maiden stage
Dan Martin finished 13th, and remains fourth overall in the race for the yellow jersey.
# Irish Eye
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.
# Tuesday
We'll Leave it There So: Roche criticises Wiggins, Dunphy lambasts O'Neill and all today's sport
Plus, Maria Sharapova was back on court for the first time after her doping ban was reduced.
# Rough Ride
'We're disappointed with 13th, we're gutted, but it just shows how far Ireland has come'
Irish duo Martin and Roche give it their all in blistering road race conditions.
# sky's the limit
Irish cyclist Nicolas Roche to leave Team Sky at the end of the season
Roche will also take part in the Men’s road race in the Olympic Games this weekend.
# Disappointment
Nicolas Roche not included in Team Sky's line-up for Tour de France
Former winner Stephen Roche’s son was not named on the team, lead by defending champion Chris Froome.
# thursday
We'll Leave it There So: Roche triumphs at Vuelta, Grealish reports and all today's sport
Meanwhile, Louis van Gaal has suggested Ryan Giggs will be his successor as Man United manager.
# Podium finish
Ireland's Nicolas Roche has won today's stage at the Vuelta a Espana
The Team Sky rider crossed the line first after a sprint finish.
# as it stands
Ireland's Nicolas Roche had to recover from a bad crash at the Vuelta today
Meanwhile, Italian Kristian Sbaragli claimed his first Grand Tour victory in a sprint finish.
# rotten luck
Dan Martin's Vuelta a Espana is over after nasty crash
The Irishman has gone to hospital after a collision during today’s stage.
# Impressive
2 Irish cyclists are in the Vuelta's top 4 as it stands
Meanwhile, Caleb Ewan celebrated the biggest win of his career.
# So so close
Another close finish at the Vuelta ends in disappointment for Nicolas Roche
That’s two top-five finishes for the Irishman in the space of three days.