Ireland’s Maeve Gallagher  in the junior women’s race from Doncaster to Harrogate at the  Road World Championships in England.  Photograph: Justin Setterfield/Getty Images

What appeared to be strong Irish hopes in the finale of the junior women’s road race at the World Championships in England evaporated inside the final(...)

Nicolas Roche has signed a two-year extension with Team Sunweb. Photograph:  Jose Jordan/AFP/Getty Images

Nicolas Roche’s strong year with Team Sunweb has prompted the team to offer him a two-year contract extension. Roche rode aggressively in many races, (...)

Lara Gillespie won bronze in the individual pursuit at the junior track world championships in Frankfurt. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Irish cycling is celebrating its first medal at a junior track world championships, with Lara Gillespie taking bronze in the individual pursuit in Fra(...)

Belgian Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal)  crosses the line just ahead of  Swiss rider Marc Hirschi. Photograph: BinckBank Tour

Having achieved his goal of claiming a third stage win in the BinckBank Tour on Wednesday, Sam Bennett had a much tougher day on the difficult terrain(...)

Belgium’s Dylan Teuns pedals before crossing the finish line of the sixth stage of the 106th edition of the Tour de France. Photograph: Getty Images

Belgian rider Dylan Teuns scooped the biggest result of his career on Thursday, winning the sixth stage of the Tour de France after going clear in a l(...)

Felix English: ‘I was convinced I had at least third’. Photograph: Inpho/Ciaran Fallon

Felix English was frustrated in a brave bid for success at the European Games’ scratch race on Thursday, with the Irish track rider pipped at the line(...)

 Fernando Gaviria of Colombia and UAE Team Emirates and  Sam Bennett of Ireland and Team Bora-Hansgrohe during the  37th Tour of San Juan . Photograph:  Tim de Waele/Getty Images

Having placed third on the opening stage of the Vuelta a San Juan Internacional last week, Sam Bennett had further frustration in his search for a win(...)

Ireland’s Sam Bennett celebrating after winning  the  last stage of the  Giro d’Italia in Rome in May. Photograph: Getty Images

Sam Bennett’s superb season was recognised by Cycling Ireland at its awards night on Saturday, with the Carrick-on-Suir sprinter given the accolade fo(...)

Ireland’s Lara Gillespie celebrates her victory in the points race at the European junior championships in Switzerland. Photograph: Union Européenne de Cyclisme

Two days after she took a silver medal in the individual pursuit at the European junior championships, Ireland’s Lara Gillespie went one better on Sat(...)