Tuesday 17 October 2017

Sam Bennett takes second successive stage win on Tour of Turkey

Ireland's Sam Bennett was victorious at the Tour of Turkey for a second straight day on Wednesday
Ireland's Sam Bennett was victorious at the Tour of Turkey for a second straight day on Wednesday

Ireland's Sam Bennett won at the Tour of Turkey for a second successive day with victory on stage two.

Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) won a sprint at the end of the 206-kilometre route from Kumluca to Fethiye to follow up his win in Kemer on Tuesday's stage one.

Belgium's Edward Theuns (Trek-Segafredo) was second and Riccardo Minali of Italy (Astana) was third.

Bennett leads the general classification standings in the race, which concludes on Sunday in Istanbul.

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