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#Sam Bennett

# sam-bennett - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Sam Bennett extends his lead at Tour of Turkey

The Irish rider finished second in today’s third stage to Edremit.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Dream double as Ireland's Sam Bennett powers to second successive win in Turkey Turkish Delight This post contains videos

Dream double as Ireland's Sam Bennett powers to second successive win in Turkey

That’s two from two for the 28-year-old sprinter.

# sam-bennett - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Ireland's leading man Sam Bennett goes from strength to strength in Turkey with opening stage victory Irishman Abroad This post contains videos

Ireland's leading man Sam Bennett goes from strength to strength in Turkey with opening stage victory

Bennett secured his fifth win of 2019 with a sprint finish during the 156.7km stage from Istanbul to Tekirdag.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Ireland's Bennett eyes Milan-San Remo after Paris-Nice double

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider clinched a narrow stage-six victory at Paris-Nice on Friday.

# sam-bennett - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Ireland's Sam Bennett continues electric form after storming to stage win at Paris-Nice Cycling This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett continues electric form after storming to stage win at Paris-Nice

The 28-year-old has maintained last year’s excellent form with three stage wins already in 2019.

# sam-bennett - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Sam Bennett wins final stage of UAE Tour in sprint finish

Bennett won the seventh stage of the inaugural race in Dubai.

# sam-bennett - Monday 24 December, 2018

‘I hid in my room and played the PlayStation as a kid. I was very quiet, but cycling gave me my identity’

Cyclist Sam Bennett speaks about a successful 2018 which saw him collect three stages at the Giro d’Italia.

# sam-bennett - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Two on the bounce! Ireland's Bennett holds onto Tour lead after bagging another stage win in Turkey

Sam Bennett enjoyed four stage wins at the Tour of Turkey last year.

# sam-bennett - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

More Turkish delight for Ireland's Bennett as stage win sees him storm into Tour lead

‘I’m happy, it’s a bit of a relief,’ the Bora-Hansgrohe rider beamed afterwards.

# 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.

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