Roman Kreuziger Gets Handed A Provisional Doping Ban

PARIS, Aug 02, 2014 (AFP) - Czech rider Roman Kreuziger has been provisionally suspended with immediate effect for an anti-doping rule violation based on his biological passport, the International Cycling Union (UCI) announced on Saturday. "The decision was taken following confirmation received on August 1st, 2014 that Roman Kreuziger intended to participate in the upcoming Tour of … [Read more...]

Italian Leonardo Bertagnolli Charged With Doping

PARIS, June 27, 2012 (AFP) - Italy's Leonardo Bertagnolli is facing charges of doping as a result of abnormal readouts on his biological passport, cycling's governing body the UCI announced on Wednesday. Bertagnolli is the ninth rider to faces charges triggered by the UCI's biological passport program which tests, charts and then compares the blood and urine values of athletes over … [Read more...]