Florian Senechal from Deceuninck- Quick-Step celebrates winning the 13th stage of the  Vuelta a Espana. Photograph: Manuel Bruque/EPA

Florian Senechal sprinted to an unlikely maiden world tour victory in stage 13 of the Vuelta a Espana on Friday. The Frenchman held off a late challe(...)

Denmark’s Jonas Vingegaard celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the fifth stage of the UAE tour   in Abu Dhabi. Photograph: Fabio Ferrari/LaPresse via AP

Tadej Pogacar of local team UAE Team Emirates retained his overall lead in the UAE Tour after Thursday’s likely decisive fifth stage which finished o(...)

France’s Julian Alaphilippe (right) sprints ahead of Ireland’s Daniel Martin (centre) and Britain’s Geraint Thomas  to win the fourth stage of the  Criterium du Dauphine in France. Photograph: Getty Images

Dan Martin registered his best result of the year thus far when he took a superb second on stage four of the Critérium du Dauphiné in France. The UAE (...)

Colombian rider Esteban Chaves (L) of Mitchelton-Scott wins ahead of team mate Simon Yates on Thursday. Photograph: Daniel Dal Zennaro/EPA

Colombia’s Esteban Chaves won stage six of the Giro d’Italia at the top of Mount Etna on Thursday with a little help from Mitchelton-Scott team mate S(...)

Dan Martin in the Tour de France this year: cyclist has left the QuickStep Floors squad he competed with for the past two years, and joined  UAE Team Emirates. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

While the start of the 2018 racing season is still over a month away, Irish riders are building their form and will shortly embark on intensive traini(...)