Sam Bennett

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Vincenzo Nibali wins Il Lombardia with stunning downhill attack; Tom Boonen wins Sparkassen Münsterland Giro; Jan Bakelants takes solo victory in the Giro del Piemonte; Alexis Gougeard wins the Tour de l’Eurometropole; Neil van der Ploeg claims stage 2 ITT of the Tour of China […]


Van Garderen amongst several abandons on tough 17th stage of Tour de France

PRA LOUP, France (CT) – The rider who started the day third overall, Tejay van Garderen, saw his hopes of a Tour podium evaporate on stage 17 of the race, with the American withdrawing during the stage. Van Garderen got into difficulties early on, losing contact, and while he fought his way back into the […]

Bennett building confidence after recent wins: ‘I’d be over the moon if I could take a Tour stage’

Emphasising that he has no idea what to expect in his first Tour de France, Sam Bennett has said that he would be delighted if things worked out well and that he was able to land a stage win. The Bora-Argon18 rider notched up his second win in three days on Friday when he took […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Contador takes over lead in Giro d’Italia as Polanc wins stage 5; Peter Sagan wins stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California, Skujins retains overall lead; Sam Bennett wins stage 1 of the Bayern Rundfahrt; Kirsten Wild wins Tour of Chongming opener; Contador into […]


Huge crash causes chaos in Scheldeprijs

The race seemed destined for a massive sprint but with just under one kilometre to go, a clash of riders began a chain reaction which decimated the field at Scheldeprijs and saw just a handful dispute the win. Replays showed that a rider from the Astana and LottoNL-Jumbo team came together, with the nudge shunting […]

The Week in Bike #57 – Internal Monologue

Ever wondered what goes through my head when I put these shows together? What better way to find out than by following me through a long, exciting day of transcontinental travel. We hope you enjoy Cosmo Catalano’s latest episode of The Week in Bike.


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Kristoff triumphs on stage three of Tour of Oman; Lobato holds off Degenkolb to win stage two of Vuelta a Andalucia; Thomas grabs stage win and race lead on stage two of Volta ao Algarve; Cimolai triumphant in sprint at Trofeo Laigueglia; Australian women set new team […]


Bora-Argon 18 riding the Tour again is ‘a dream come true’ says General Manager

Bora-Argon 18 general manager Ralph Denk has made his elation clear after his team was given a repeat invite for the Tour de France, describing the news as ‘a dream come true.’ The German was reacting after Tour organisers ASO announced on Wednesday that the team had been given a second consecutive wildcard invitation to […]

Rocacorba Daily

In today’s Rocacorba Daily news digest, the first edition of 2015: Caleb Ewan and Chloe Hosking lead the Bay Crits ahead of final stage; Riis likely to learn fate soon in relation to Anti Doping Denmark’s investigation; Marcel Kittel interview – “It is going to be a challenging year for everyone”; Report – German mainstream […]


‘I want to be faster this year:’ Bennett targeting cycling’s top sprinters

Hailing from Carrick on Suir, the same town as multiple green jersey winner Sean Kelly, Sam Bennett has grown up in an area of Ireland steeped in cycling tradition and lore. Time will tell how his career compares with the ex pro but, in terms of sprinting at least, Bennett has similar speed and fearlessness […]