Irish cyclist Sam Bennett of Bora - Argon18: “I still find myself a little unsure of myself”. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Almost a year after he crashed heavily in the Scheldeprijs race, sustaining injuries which sidelined him for several weeks, Sam Bennett will head bac(...)

Ireland’s Colin Lynch won a silver medal in the C2 individual pursuit the UCI Paracycling World Championships in Montichiari, Italy on Thursday. Photograph: Getty Images.

Irish riders got their campaign off to a superb start on day one of the 2016 UCI Paracycling World Championships on Thursday, with two medals being s(...)

Ireland’s  Josie Knight, Lydia Boylan, Melanie Spath and Caroline Ryan compete in the Women’s Team Pursuit during day two of the UCI Track Cycling World Championships at Lee Valley VeloPark, London.

Sam Bennett’s goal of returning to the Tour de France and chasing stage wins has been made possible this week by the wildcard invitation extended to (...)

 Irish riders Eddie Dunbar, Martyn Irvine and Bryan McCrystal at the launch of the 2016 An Post Rás at Dublin Castle from where the race will start on  Sunday May 22nd. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Ipho

Last year was a flatter course lacking any category one mountains, but this time around An Post Rás director Tony Campbell has thrown a bone to the c(...)

Bora Argon 18 rider Sam Bennett finished fourth on stage four of Tour  of Qatar. Photograph: Getty Images.

Sam Bennett continued to show strong early-season form on Thursday, finishing fourth on stage four of the Tour of Qatar and moving up the general cla(...)

 Sam Bennett of Ireland and Bora-Argon18 celebrates winning stage two of the 2015 Arctic Race of Norway, a 162.5km stage between Evenskjer and Setermoen. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

If there was one moment last year which summed up Sam Bennett’s career thus far, it was his success on August 14th in Setermoen. He was riding the Tou(...)

Spectators gather on the pitch after news of the bombing and terrorist attacks in Paris reaches the fans after the international friendly  between France and Germany at the Stade de France  in Paris. Photograph: Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images

One Day in September was the name of the documentary that chronicled the massacre of the Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympic Games in 1972. Eleven (...)

Former An 	Post Chainreaction rider Ryan Mullen, who has being given a two-year contract with the Cannondale-Garmin team, starting 2016. Photograph: Inpho

Although several Irish riders left the team this season, fears that the Irish involvement in the An Post Chainreaction team could be coming to an en(...)

Ireland’s  Sam Bennett won the Paris-Bourges on Thursday, his fifth win of the year. Photograph:   Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Ireland’s Sam Bennett blasted home to win the Paris-Bourges on Thursday and notch up his fifth win of the season. The 24-year-old sprinter was frustr(...)

Dan Martin will move from the Cannondale-Garmin team to Etixx-Quick-Step in 2016. Photograph: Getty.

Dan Martin made a solid return to competition after crashing out of the Vuelta a España, netting 14th place in the Milan-Turin race in Italy on Thur(...)