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#Cycling

# cycling - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

From The42 Thomas should be fit to defend Tour de France after avoiding serious injury Minor Setback

Thomas should be fit to defend Tour de France after avoiding serious injury

A crash at the Tour de Suisse does not appear set to rule Geraint Thomas out of the Tour de France following scans on Tuesday.

# cycling - Monday 17 June, 2019

Painting white lines on roads has cost millions without making cycling safer, experts tell UK government

The government has been accused of wasting public money on inadequate cycling infrastructure.

# cycling - Sunday 16 June, 2019

From The42 Fuglsang wins Criterium du Dauphine, solidifies status among Tour de France favourites Boost

Fuglsang wins Criterium du Dauphine, solidifies status among Tour de France favourites

A timely boost for the Dane ahead of next month’s showpiece in France.

# cycling - Saturday 15 June, 2019

From The42 'I know how lucky I am to be here today' - Grateful Froome focused on getting back to his best Long Road Back

'I know how lucky I am to be here today' - Grateful Froome focused on getting back to his best

Just three days after a crash that left him requiring eight hours of surgery, Chris Froome is turning his attention to a full recovery.

# cycling - Thursday 13 June, 2019

From The42 Bennett finishes second as Van Aert clinches back-to-back Dauphine stage victories Podium

Bennett finishes second as Van Aert clinches back-to-back Dauphine stage victories

The Team Bora–Hansgrohe rider finished just behind the Belgian, while Britain’s Adam Yates remains in the leader’s yellow jersey.

From The42 Froome in intensive care after crashing at 54kmph while attempting to blow his nose Recovery

Froome in intensive care after crashing at 54kmph while attempting to blow his nose

Team INEOS’ star rider Chris Froome broke several bones in a crash that ruled him out of the Tour de France.

# cycling - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

From The42 Froome suffered multiple fractures in Tour-de-France-ending crash, Team INEOS confirm Ruled Out

Froome suffered multiple fractures in Tour-de-France-ending crash, Team INEOS confirm

The 34-year-old struck a wall before stage four of the Criterium du Dauphine on Wednesday afternoon.

# cycling - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Sam Bennett triumphs on stage 3 of Criterium du Dauphine On The Up This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett triumphs on stage 3 of Criterium du Dauphine

The 28-year-old finished with a time of 4:15:25, comfortably ahead of Wout Van Aert and Davide Ballerini.

# cycling - Sunday 2 June, 2019

From The42 Ecuadorian Carapaz holds onto impressive lead to clinch Giro d'Italia success Winner Alright

Ecuadorian Carapaz holds onto impressive lead to clinch Giro d'Italia success

The Movistar rider came through an uneventful time trial as the winner having led since stage 14.

# cycling - Friday 31 May, 2019

From The42 Carapaz still in pink as Chaves wins Giro 19th stage Closing Stages

Carapaz still in pink as Chaves wins Giro 19th stage

Esteban Chaves claimed victory in today’s penultimate mountain stage.

# cycling - Thursday 30 May, 2019

From The42 Italy's Cima sprints to Giro 18th stage win, Carapaz in pink Sprint Finish

Italy's Cima sprints to Giro 18th stage win, Carapaz in pink

Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz, riding for Movistar, holds the overall leader’s jersey.

# cycling - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

From The42 Ciccone wins wet stage 16, Roglic loses more ground and Carapaz extends overall Giro lead Mixed Bag

Ciccone wins wet stage 16, Roglic loses more ground and Carapaz extends overall Giro lead

Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar and Conor Dunne are flying the flag, with the former 22nd overall.

# cycling - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Astana's Cataldo wins stage 15 as Carapaz maintains overall Giro d'Italia lead

Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar finished 19th today.

From The42 'I gave it everything because I knew the entire Giro was at stake. It's a real dream come true' Pink Jersey

'I gave it everything because I knew the entire Giro was at stake. It's a real dream come true'

Richard Carapaz shot to the top of the overall standings with his impressive solo summit finish to take stage 14 yesterday.

# cycling - Saturday 25 May, 2019

From The42 Carapaz grabs pink jersey with Giro stage 14 win Leader

Carapaz grabs pink jersey with Giro stage 14 win

The 25-year-old edged ahead of Primoz Roglic in the standings after breaking from the chief contenders on the Giro’s toughest hill yet.

# cycling - Friday 24 May, 2019

From The42 Simon Yates suffers massive time loss as Russian Zakarin wins Giro's first summit finish Setback

Simon Yates suffers massive time loss as Russian Zakarin wins Giro's first summit finish

The Briton lost over two minutes to general classification rivals Primoz Roglic and Vincenzo Nibali.

# cycling - Thursday 23 May, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Eddie Dunbar finishes an impressive third in 12th stage of Giro d'Italia Making Waves

Ireland's Eddie Dunbar finishes an impressive third in 12th stage of Giro d'Italia

The 22-year-old Team INEOS rider finished strongly as the race made its way to the Italian Alps.

# cycling - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

From The42 Ewan's Stage 11 victory sees Demare nudge into Giro points lead Cycling

Ewan's Stage 11 victory sees Demare nudge into Giro points lead

With the Australian rider earning a second win, it allowed his French opponent to seize the maglia ciclamino.

# cycling - Friday 17 May, 2019

From The42 Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz Let's Get Quizzical

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

# cycling - Thursday 16 May, 2019

From The42 Emotional Masnada wins stage six, Conti takes pink jersey in Giro Italian Job

Emotional Masnada wins stage six, Conti takes pink jersey in Giro

The Italian finished the rolling 238km stage from Cassino to San Giovanni Rotondo in 5hr 45mins.

# cycling - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

From The42 Ackermann reigns in the rain as Dumoulin bows out of Giro Wash Out

Ackermann reigns in the rain as Dumoulin bows out of Giro

Tom Dumoulin bowed out of the Giro d’Italia as there was no change in the GC and points leader Pascal Ackermann won stage five.

From The42 Cyclists suspended by UCI as police probe Austrian blood doping ring Wheels Off

Cyclists suspended by UCI as police probe Austrian blood doping ring

Two other riders have also been implicated in the Operation Aderlass investigation.

# cycling - Sunday 12 May, 2019

From The42 Pascal Ackermann seals biggest win of his career with  first-ever Grand Tour stage at Giro d'Italia The First Of Many This post contains videos

Pascal Ackermann seals biggest win of his career with first-ever Grand Tour stage at Giro d'Italia

The Bora–Hansgrohe rider finished ahead of Italian Elia Viviani on Sunday.

# cycling - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

From The42 Irish rider Eddie Dunbar named in Team Ineos squad for Giro D'Italia Opportunity Knocks

Irish rider Eddie Dunbar named in Team Ineos squad for Giro D'Italia

‘Given his recent performances, it is well deserved,’ team principal Dave Brailsford said of the 22-year-old’s inclusion.

# cycling - Sunday 5 May, 2019

From The42 'The way out for me was becoming addicted to something else, which is the bike' New Cycle

'The way out for me was becoming addicted to something else, which is the bike'

Orla Walsh speaks to The42 about swapping 20 cigarettes a day for a shot at Olympic qualification in the space of three years.

# cycling - Thursday 18 April, 2019

From The42 Sam Bennett extends his lead at Tour of Turkey Fast Start

Sam Bennett extends his lead at Tour of Turkey

The Irish rider finished second in today’s third stage to Edremit.

# cycling - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

From The42 Dream double as Ireland's Sam Bennett powers to second successive win in Turkey Turkish Delight This post contains videos

Dream double as Ireland's Sam Bennett powers to second successive win in Turkey

That’s two from two for the 28-year-old sprinter.

# cycling - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

From The42 Ireland's leading man Sam Bennett goes from strength to strength in Turkey with opening stage victory Irishman Abroad This post contains videos

Ireland's leading man Sam Bennett goes from strength to strength in Turkey with opening stage victory

Bennett secured his fifth win of 2019 with a sprint finish during the 156.7km stage from Istanbul to Tekirdag.

# cycling - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Cyclists say new 5km Liffey cycle route will fix dangerous 'pinch points' along city bridges Dublin This post contains videos

Cyclists say new 5km Liffey cycle route will fix dangerous 'pinch points' along city bridges

Campaigner Paul Corcoran showed us some trouble spots that will be improved by the proposed route.

# cycling - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Plans for Dublin's 5km Liffey cycle route unveiled by NTA

The 5km cycling route is estimated to cost over €20 million.

# cycling - Monday 25 March, 2019

'Embarrassing, stupid and sexist': German cycling ad criticised for featuring model in underwear

The ad aims to encourage cyclists to wear a helmet.

# cycling - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

From The42 Team Sky renamed Team Ineos after being bought out by Britain's richest man Takeover

Team Sky renamed Team Ineos after being bought out by Britain's richest man

The controversial cycling outfit has secured backing from the owner of chemical giants Ineos, Jim Ratcliffe.

# cycling - Saturday 16 March, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Bennett eyes Milan-San Remo after Paris-Nice double Wheel Of Fortune

Ireland's Bennett eyes Milan-San Remo after Paris-Nice double

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider clinched a narrow stage-six victory at Paris-Nice on Friday.

Calls for Dublin to get its own version of the Wild Atlantic Way

The proposed cycling route would link Kilmainham, Inchicore, Drimnagh and Walkinstown.

# cycling - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

From The42 Shocking scenes as cyclists involved in high-speed crash with pedestrian at Italian time trial Cycling This post contains videos

Shocking scenes as cyclists involved in high-speed crash with pedestrian at Italian time trial

Wednesday’s opening stage of Tirreno-Adriatico featured a crash involving the Bora-Hansgrohe team and a spectator.

# cycling - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

From The42 Ireland's Sam Bennett continues electric form after storming to stage win at Paris-Nice Cycling This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett continues electric form after storming to stage win at Paris-Nice

The 28-year-old has maintained last year’s excellent form with three stage wins already in 2019.

# cycling - Monday 11 March, 2019

From The42 Olympic silver medallist Catlin battled depression before suicide, say family RIP

Olympic silver medallist Catlin battled depression before suicide, say family

“She was not the Kelly that we knew,” her father said, after she struggled to recover from an accident.

# cycling - Sunday 10 March, 2019

From The42 United States Cycling Olympic silver medallist Catlin dies aged 23 RIP

United States Cycling Olympic silver medallist Catlin dies aged 23

Olympic silver medallist and three-time world champion Kelly Catlin has died, USA Cycling has confirmed.

From The42 'That medal is the outcome of a lot of hard work, not just 100 laps I did on the track' On The Right Track

'That medal is the outcome of a lot of hard work, not just 100 laps I did on the track'

Lydia Boylan discusses her world silver medal success, dealing with disappointment and uprooting her life in search of Olympic glory.

# cycling - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Cycling 'Quietway' for Dublin's Southside revived after MetroLink route scrapped

“The MetroLink completely torpedoed the plan,” says Fine Gael councillor Paddy Smyth.