Irish rider Daniel Martin of the Quick-Step Floors team in action during the third stage of the 43rd Algarve Tour, a time trial over 18km, in Sagres, Portugal. Photograph: EPA

Following his stage victory in the Volta ao Algarve on Thursday, Dan Martin started Friday’s 18 kilometre time trial hoping to ride strongly but was u(...)

Ireland’s Ryan Mullen in action during the Men’s Elite Individual Time Trial on day four of the UCI Road World Championships at Lusail Sports Complex in Doha, Qatar. (Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Two years after missing gold by just 0.48 seconds in the under 23 world time trial championships, Ryan Mullen once again excelled on the world stage w(...)

  Dan Martin of Ireland . Photograph:  Harry Engels /Getty Images

Dan Martin showed superb form but was left with more than a little frustration at the end of today’s third stage of the Vuelta a España, with the Iris(...)

French rider Nacer Bouhanni of FdJ team celebrates winning the second stage of the 2014 Vuelta a Espana cycling tour over 174.4km from Algeciras to San Fernando, southern Spain. Photograph: Javier Lizon/EPA

Nacer Bouhanni won stage two of the Vuelta a España in San Fernando in a sprint finish.The Frenchman was a comfortable winner ahead of Giant-Shimano’s(...)