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Mar 05, 2019
Austrian cyclists Georg Preidler, Stefan Denifl suspended by International Cycling Union over involvement in international doping ringPreidler was not among six athletes arrested last week in a probe into an international doping ring but handed himself in to police in Graz after struggling with his conscience
Feb 15, 2019
Movistar terminate Jaime Roson's contract after International Cycling Union confirm his four-year doping suspensionMovistar had already suspended the 26-year-old Jaime Roson in July when the adverse finding was initially discovered
Aug 23, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Olympic Council of Asia foils Russian cyclist Olga Zabelinskaya's attempts to compete for UzbekistanOlga Zabelinskaya, a cyclist who formerly represented Russia, winning silver in the 2016 Rio Olympics, attempted to compete for Uzbekistan at the Asian Games but was denied permission.
Jul 23, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford criticises organisers for failing to prevent 'intimidating' abuse of British ridersGeraint Thomas and Chris Froome were on the receiving end of verbal abuse from fans, with Froome getting spat at and Thomas being booed off the podium in Alpe d'Huez.
Jul 22, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas downplays talk of abuse after being booed by fans on Alpe d'HuezChris Froome and Geraint Thomas brushed off any talk of abuse at the hands of fans, after abuse and a cup of water was hurled at them during the 14th stage of the Tour De France 2018.
Feb 14, 2018
Chris Froome says he will race at Giro d‘Italia, Tour de France despite ongoing doping investigationChris Froome will ride in the Giro d‘Italia this year and try to defend his Tour de France title even if an investigation into his adverse doping test is ongoing, the Briton said.
Sep 13, 2017
Russian cyclists sue WADA, investigator Richard McLaren over exclusion from Rio Olympics 2016The cyclists - Kirill Sveshnikov, Dmitry Strakhov and Dmitry Sokolov - do not appear in the McLaren report, which said that 26 positive doping tests by Russian cyclists had been covered up.
Nov 21, 2013
Lance Armstrong settles insurance lawsuit for $3 mnNebraska-based Acceptance Insurance sued Armstrong in Texas earlier this year after he admitted he doped during a career in which he won the Tour de France seven times.
Nov 14, 2013
Armstrong's promise to come clean is a little late: USADA ChiefLance Armstrong's promise to come clean about doping is "a little late", the head of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said on Thursday, accusing the disgraced cyclist of trying to use events to "gain advantage".
Jan 23, 2013
Former UCI president defends warnings to 'doping' ridersVerbruggen, who headed the UCI during Armstrong's domination of the Tour de France, said the federation's policy was part of a "two-pronged attack" on doping at a time when it had an "impressive" record of catching drug cheats.