Ireland’s Sam Bennett  edges out Peter Sagan of Slovakia at the finish line on stage 19 of the Tour de France. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP via Getty Images

It was singled out as the last possible threat to Sam Bennett winning the green jersey in this year’s Tour de France, and instead the stage 19 finish (...)

Peter Sagen turns round to check on Ireland’s Sam Bennett during Stage 15 of the Tour de France. Photograph: Sebastien Nogier/EPA

They say one of the best views in all of France is from the top of the Grand Colombier, the near mile-high pyramid on the southern edge of the Jura Mo(...)

Ireland’s Sam Bennett celebrates in the green jersey after Stage 14 of the Tour de France. Photograph: Anne-Christine Poujoulat/Getty/AFP

A battle unquestionably won by Peter Sagan, Sam Bennett is still winning the war for the green jersey after what proved a proper rollercoaster of a st(...)

 Switzerland’s Marc Hirschi celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 12th stage  of the Tour de France  between Chauvigny and Sarran. Photograph:  Sebastien Nogier/AFP via Getty Images

Nobody likes to play on Tour de France novelty more than the Tour itself, and there was plenty of it throughout the longest stage of the race from Cha(...)

Burnley manager Sean Dyche does not munch on earthworms. Photograph:   Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Sean Dyche’s trademark gruff, raspy voice, has nothing to do with an alleged bizarre eating habit, the Burnley manager clarified on Thursday. Dyche’(...)