Sam Bennett  took stage one of the Binck Bank Tour in Belgium on Monday. Photograph:  Bryan Keane/Inpho

Sam Bennett notched up his first victory since taking the Irish road-race championships at the end of June, blasting to success on a rain-lashed openi(...)

 Colombia’s Egan Bernal  of Team Ineos wears the overall leader’s yellow jersey as he passes  the Arc de Triomphe during the 21st and final stage  of the Tour de France  between Rambouillet and Paris. Photograph: Guillaume Horcajuelo/EPA

Egan Bernal became the first Colombian to win the Tour de France when he retained the overall leader’s yellow jersey after Sunday’s 21st and final sta(...)

Team Sunweb on the 27.6-km Stage 2 team time trial from Brussels Royal Palace to Brussels Atomium. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

Nicolas Roche’s Team Sunweb squad had a strong showing on stage two of the Tour de France, with the German-registered outfit racing to fourth place in(...)

Yellow jersey holder Mike Teunissen and his Jumbo-Visma cycling team sprint to take the second stage of the Tour de France. Photograph: Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP/Getty

The best-laid plans of Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal were undone at the very last in the team time trial stage of this year’s Tour de France as the J(...)

Riders enter the Arcades du Cinquantenaire in the first stage of the Tour de France in Brussels. Photograph: Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty

Irish duo Nicolas Roche (Team Sunweb) and Dan Martin (UAE Team Emirates) were both given the same finishing time as the winner Mike Teunissen (Team Ju(...)

Netherlands’ Mike Teunissen (bottom) takes the first stage of the Tour de France in a photo finish ahead of Slovakia’s Peter Sagan. Photograph: EPA/ASO

Geraint Thomas shrugged off an opening stage tumble at the Tour de France as Mike Teunissen claimed a shock victory in Brussels. Thomas was among tho(...)