Sam Bennett

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 […]

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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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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‘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 […]

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Bennett extends with NetApp Endura, Archbold signs up

Following what has been a very strong debut season with the NetApp Endura team, the German squad and Irish sprinter Sam Bennett have confirmed that the rider has decided to extend his current contract until the end of the 2017 season. Bennett had been due to race with the team until the end of 2015 […]

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Fitter Sam Bennett aiming for more successful second half to 2014 season

He’s already had a successful debut pro season with three UCI victories and one kermesse, but Sam Bennett remains hungry and is determined to clock up several more wins before 2014 draws to a close. The Irishman secured a deal with the NetApp Endura squad last autumn when he won a stage and finished second […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Bradley Wiggins wins UK national TT title, won’t race the Tour de France; Dan Martin confirms no Tour, will focus on Vuelta and worlds; Robert Gesink returns to racing after heart surgery; Katusha announces Tour de France squad; Sam Bennett disappointed to miss out on […]

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Bennett disappointed to miss out on Tour: ‘I could have snuck a podium’

Commenting after the NetApp Endura team named its nine for the Tour de France, Sam Bennett has said that he accepts the team’s decision to pass him over for the race and wishes the squad luck for the event. However the Irish sprinter is disappointed to miss out, saying that he had hoped to force […]

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