Dan Martin

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Viviani wins stage 2 of the Dubai Tour, takes overall lead; Van Dijk claims stage 3 of the Ladies Tour of Qatar; Kennaugh and Froome take Sky one-two at the Jayco Herald Sun Tour; Dan Martin claims first win in Etixx-QuickStep colours; The map-makers – Designing […]


How Sean Kelly rates Cancellara, Sagan and Martin’s chances for the Spring Classics

Fabian Cancellara is coming back from a year plagued by injury and bad luck but, as the Swiss rider heads into what could well be his final season, Sean Kelly has said he believes that he could well go out in style. The former world number one was speaking at the An Post Chainreaction training […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Jack Bobridge solos to remarkable Australian title; Amanda Spratt wins her second Australian road race title; Chris Hamilton crowned Australian U23 road race champion; Jason Christie wins New Zealand road race title; Rushlee Buchanan completes New Zealand nationals triple; UniSA-Australia line-up confirmed for Santos Tour […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Holm says Cavendish may need to pick and choose targets in busy 2016; Drop in level of teams competing in Tour of Qatar; Triple world champion Stybar to ride only one cyclo-cross race this season; Ochowicz states Richie Porte can win a Grand Tour; Spat […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tom Dumoulin takes Vuelta lead after summit victory on stage 9; Lizzie Armitstead wins GP de Plouay-Bretagne World Cup; Alexander Kristoff wins GP Ouest France – Plouay; Marc Soler wins the Tour de l’Avenir, Jack Haig second overall; Tony Martin secures overall victory in the […]


Dan Martin, van Garderen, Bouhanni and Boeckmans out of Vuelta a España after big bunch crash

Overall contenders Dan Martin and Tejay van Garderen have been forced to withdraw from the Vuelta a España as a result of a massive crash which took down many riders during Saturday’s eighth stage. The duo was amongst many fallers in the accident, which occurred with just over 50 kilometres to go. The bunch was […]

“The arrival of Dan Martin is an important moment for the team”: two year deal with Etixx-QuickStep

After many weeks of speculation linking him to the team, Etixx – Quick-Step has confirmed that Classic specialist and stage race rider Dan Martin has inked a two year deal with the squad. Martin has competed the entirety of his pro career with the Slipstream/Cannondale-Garmin squad but has decided that it is time for change. […]


Martin’s agent Berkhout on departure from Cannondale-Garmin: ‘Sometimes you have to change team to make the next step’

With an announcement confirming his move to Etixx – Quick-Step thought to be imminent, Dan Martin’s agent Eelco Berkhout has said that it was time for the Irishman to turn a page in the sport and move on to new things. “If you are a sportsman and you are eight years in the same team, […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tim Wellens wins the Eneco Tour; Rein Taaramae claims overall title at the Arctic Race of Norway; Elisa Longo Borghini wins La Route de France; Alexander Geniez secures overall at Tour de l’Ain; Megan Guarnier wins Ladies Tour of Norway; Paddy Bevin wins the Tour […]


Martin: Contract talks ongoing during Tour, Cannondale-Garmin rider keeps focus on stage win

PAU, France (CT) – Having placed second and fourth on the Mur de Bretagne and Mur de Huy stages respectively, Dan Martin has said that he is completely committed to landing a victory later in the Tour and that he is keeping contract considerations separate to that. “I never use that as motivation,” he told […]