Bennett pleased with consistency after Scheldeprijs sprint

Sam Bennett (NetApp-Endura) still wasn't sure exactly where he had finished when his soigneur handed him a bidon at the end of Scheldeprijs but he knew what his performance in the bunch sprint symbolised. After 12th place at Gent-Wevelgem last week, the Irishman’s 5th place finish in Schoten was another step in the right direction.

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Barry Ryan
Head of Features

Barry Ryan is Head of Features at Cyclingnews. He has covered professional cycling since 2010, reporting from the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and events from Argentina to Japan. His writing has appeared in The Independent, Procycling and Cycling Plus. He is the author of The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling’s Golden Generation, published by Gill Books.