WATCH: Ireland's Sam Bennett powers home to win his second stage of Giro d'Italia
Ireland's Sam Bennett came out on top of a sprint finish to win stage 12 of the Giro d'Italia.
The 27-year-old won his second stage on this year's tour at the Imola racing circuit in Northern Italy.
🚨 12ª etapa del Giro de Italia— COPEdaleando (@Copedaleando) May 17, 2018
➡️ Sam Bennett se impone bajo la lluvia en un final alocado en el circuito de Imola
➡️ Sin diferencias entre los principales favoritos
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Bennett had already registered a victory in this year's Giro D'Italia with his win on stage 7 - Ireland's first since 1987 - and the Irishman topped the podium again in a sprint finish after a 214 kilometre ride in poor conditions.
Britain's Simon Yates maintains a 47 second overall lead with nine stages of the tour remaining.