Two riders found with doping substances in the U.S

One rider tried to avoid detection by pretending to be his own twin brother, who was also taking part in the event Two riders at a New York sportive have been caught taking EPO. Colombian Felipe Mendez and Argentinian Gabriel Raff tested positive at the Campagnolo GFNY World Championship event in an out-of-competition control. >>> Juan […]

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British rider leaves Critérium du Dauphiné 2019.

The Brit climbed off with less than 50km remaining of the final stage Adam Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has abandoned the Critérium du Dauphiné 2019. The Brit climbed off with less than 50km of the final stage remaining, and was in second place in the overall classification, only eight seconds behind the race leader Jakob Fuglsang (Astana). […]

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Race Directors overturn winner of spanish race

Vuelta a España director Javier Guillén says that Chris Froome should be handed the 2011 title if an anti-doping violation is upheld against Juan José Cobo. The Spaniard unexpectedly won the 2011 edition ahead of Sky riders Froome and Bradley Wiggins, before eventually retiring in 2014 after a stint with Movistar and no more victories to his […]

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New Discovery found in Doping

A French laboratory believes it has discovered a new way to detect ‘microdoses’ of erythropoietin (EPO). The Châtenay-Malabry laboratory, which developed the first test for the detection of EPO 20 years ago, said the new test could show traces of the drug 48-hours after it’s been administered, as opposed to the current 24-hour window.   >>> Vuelta boss wants […]

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Froom back after surgery

After six hours of surgery, doctors are happy with his progress   Chris Froome is already discussing rehabilitation options after a successful six-hour surgery, his team have confirmed. The 34-year-old is expected to remain in hospital for the next few days for observation but doctors are happy with his progress so far. Froome underwent surgery […]

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Officals bans rider for drug related cases

The governing body has imposed a 45-day ban on a team that is no longer racing   The UCI has suspended Manzana Postobon, despite the team having already folded following two doping scandals. Cycling’s governing body has imposed a 45-day ban on the Colombian Professional Continental outfit after two riders tested positive for banned substances […]

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Review on the france race till date

Sam Bennett the season’s most consistent sprinter   While the broad feeling is that no top-tier sprinter has dominated the 2019 season, Sam Bennett has undeniably been the most consistent. The Critérium du Dauphiné hasn’t attracted the most elite sprinting field this season, with the likes of Caleb Ewan (Lotto-Soudal), Elia Viviani (Deceuninck – Quick-Step) […]

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