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#Sam the man

# sam-the-man - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Ireland's Tour De France hero Sam Bennett won't defend his title at National Championships
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# No Go

Ireland's Tour De France hero Sam Bennett won't defend his title at National Championships

Sep 30th 2020, 5:08 PM 5,111 Views 1 Comment

The 29-year-old has confirmed his absence ahead of the weekend.

# sam-the-man - Sunday 20 September, 2020

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

Sep 20th 2020, 8:17 PM 10,598 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-the-man - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

'I couldn’t have been happier for him because everyone saw how much it meant and I’ve seen how hard he’s worked'
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# Still Friends

'I couldn’t have been happier for him because everyone saw how much it meant and I’ve seen how hard he’s worked'

Sep 9th 2020, 9:37 PM 8,850 Views 1 Comment

Sam Bennett’s friend and training partner Caleb Ewan had some kind words for the Irishman after his own stage 11 win today.

# sam-the-man - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Bennett becomes first Irishman in 31 years to wear green jersey at Tour de France
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Bennett becomes first Irishman in 31 years to wear green jersey at Tour de France

Sep 2nd 2020, 4:59 PM 39,041 Views 39 Comments

The Deceuninck–Quick-Step rider had a third-place finish, with Wout van Aert claiming Stage 5.

# sam-the-man - Friday 13 September, 2019

Ireland's Sam Bennett earns another second-placed finish in dramatic day at Vuelta
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Ireland's Sam Bennett earns another second-placed finish in dramatic day at Vuelta

Sep 13th 2019, 7:03 PM 5,092 Views 3 Comments

In spite of a crash, Primoz Roglic maintained his overall lead.

# sam-the-man - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Three in-a-row for Ireland's history maker Bennett in Belgium as red-hot streak continues
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# Hat-trick Hero

Three in-a-row for Ireland's history maker Bennett in Belgium as red-hot streak continues

Aug 14th 2019, 4:48 PM 5,005 Views 9 Comments

The Carrick-On-Suir man landed his third consecutive stage win today.

# sam-the-man - Monday 12 August, 2019

Special win for Irish champion Bennett as he lands ninth of the season in Belgium
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# Sam The Man

Special win for Irish champion Bennett as he lands ninth of the season in Belgium

Aug 12th 2019, 8:04 PM 5,415 Views 6 Comments

The Carrick-On-Suir rider is enjoying a brilliant run.

# sam-the-man - Thursday 18 May, 2017

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

May 18th 2017, 5:23 PM 3,676 Views 3 Comments

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