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Geraint Thomas (centre in black) in action during the third stage of the Giro d’Italia between Enna and Mount Etna in  Sicily on Monday. Photograph: Luca Bettini/AFP via Getty Images

Geraint Thomas’s Giro d’Italia challenge was effectively over before the first climb on Monday after the Ineos-Grenadiers rider was dropped during the(...)

Team Movistar rider  Richard Carapaz  of Ecuador celebrates his victory as he crosses the finish line to win stage 14 of the  Giro d’Italia  from Saint-Vincent to Courmayeur. Photograph:  by Luk Benies/AFP/Getty Images

Ecuadorian rider Richard Carapaz (Movistar Team) was best on Saturday’s 14th stage of the Giro d’Italia, attacking on the arduous Colle San Carlo clim(...)

 Sam Bennett  crosses the finishing line in Rome to win  the final stage of the  Giro d’Italia. Photograph:  Reuters/Alessandro Garofalo

Sam Bennett took the highest stage victory tally for an Irish rider in a single edition of the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, blasting home first on the fin(...)

France’s Pierre Rolland of  Cannondale-Drapac celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 17th stage of the 100th Giro d’Italia from Tirano to Canazei. Photograph: Luk Benies/AFP/Getty Images

Frenchman Pierre Rolland claimed an audacious victory on stage 17 of the Giro d’Italia to give his Cannondale team a first WorldTour win on European (...)

Ireland’s Sam Bennett came home third on stage five of the Giro d’Italia from Pedara to Messina. Photograph: Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland’s Sam Bennett claimed a place on the podium on stage five of the Giro d’Italia after he finished third to Colombia’s Fernando Gaviria, who cla(...)

Spanish Alberto Contador is escorted to the hospital for medical tests following a crash at the end of the 6th stage of the Giro d’Italia. Photo: Getty Images

Alberto Contador’s Giro D’Italia hopes suffered a blow when the overall leader was involved in a high-speed pile-up at the end of the 183-km sixth sta(...)

Spectators line the street for the best view of the finish of stage three of the Giro d’Italia on Merrion Street, Dublin, yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

The worlds of two of Dublin’s most famous sons, Stephen Roche and Roddy Doyle, collided on Merrion Square in the city centre yesterday.As some of the (...)

Stephen Roche in the Giro d’Italia leader’s jersey in the Dolomites, climbing during Roche’s first day as race-leader of the race, where Italian fans jeered and even spat at Roche because he’d beaten his own Italian team-mate Roberto Visentin. Photograph: Graham Watson

It is said that time heals everything, but Roberto Visentini might question that sentiment. Twenty seven years ago Ireland’s Stephen Roche went head t(...)