Daniel Martin

Dan Martin could not have been more delighted with his solo victory in the Irish Nationals on Sunday - just a week after winning the Route du Sud.

The Garmin-Chipotle rider won by over three minutes after attacking 25 kilometres from the line - a superb performance in anybody?s book, but even more remarkable for a 21-year-old professional.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Founded in 1891, Cycling Weekly and its team of expert journalists brings cyclists in-depth reviews, extensive coverage of both professional and domestic racing, as well as fitness advice and 'brew a cuppa and put your feet up' features. Cycling Weekly serves its audience across a range of platforms, from good old-fashioned print to online journalism, and video.