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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Michael Rogers blames contaminated food for positive test

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 12:38pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Australian triple world time-trial champion Michael Rogers claims contaminated food may have caused him to test positive for the banned substance ... source is behind the test failure. The UCI said Rogers’ provisional suspension would remain in force until a hearing panel convened by Cycling Australia determines whether he has committed ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Chris Froome ready for Alberto Contador in Tour of Catalonia

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 08:46pm by AFP

    ... to competing again. It's a very testing race and they've put some pretty hard stages in there with some tough summit finishes. It's going to be a good test for everyone, ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Ex-UCI chief helped me cover up dope test failure, Lance Armstrong claims

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 10:44am

    ... Lance Armstrong claims former International Cycling Union president Hein Verbruggen instigated a cover-up of his doping at the 1999 Tour de France. Armstrong told Britain’s Daily Mail newspaper Verbruggen insisted “we’ve got to come up with something” to explain his positive tests for a banned corticosteroid. Cycling’s governing body, the UCI, appeared to ignore its own ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    No positive tests this year Tour de France, says UCI

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 09:45am by Reuters in London

    ... Reuters in London In 2013 the Tour de France had no positive drug test results, Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation (CADF) director Francesca Rossi said at a media Open Day in Aigle, ... Working closely with the French Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD), CADF took 202 pre-competition samples and 419 during the race. Reinforcing the strategy of targeted testing, 198 of the samples taken ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Diao Xiaojuan wins women's scratch race at last leg of World Cup circuit

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 01:53pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Tough test awaits Sarah Lee Wai-sze in Mexico Track rider Diao Xiaojuan won her first gold medal at a World Cup series when she won the women's scratch ... champion, and the sprint. The finals of the two events will take place within the same hour and it will be a big test of Lee's powers of recovery. ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Former Giro winner Danilo Di Luca banned for life

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 12:18am

    ... issued the verdict on Thursday. The 37-year-old Di Luca tested positive for the blood booster EPO in a surprise test in April, five days before this year’s Giro. Di Luca had already served a 15-month ban after testing positive during the 2009 Giro for CERA, an advanced form of EPO. And after winning the 2007 Giro, Di Luca was banned for three months later in the year for frequent ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Cyclist Di Luca fails doping test

    Posted May 24th 2013, 05:35pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Ponte di Legno, Italy Italian cyclist Danilo Di Luca, currently competing at the 96th Giro d’Italia, tested positive for EPO in an out-of-competition test before the race, a report said on Friday. Di Luca, who has already served a ban for failing a doping test at the Giro and has been embroiled in other doping affairs, tested positive for the banned blood ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    LeMond says get drug testing out of UCI

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 11:47am by Associated Press in Austin, Texas

    ... Associated Press in Austin, Texas Professional cycling won’t clean up its doping problem until drug testing is run by someone other than the sport’s governing body, former Tour de France winner Greg LeMond said on Monday. “Drug testing has to be separated,” from the International Cycling Union, known as UCI, LeMond said. “It’s not a game.” LeMond spoke at a University of Texas ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    Wong won't lose Games gold after failing doping test as a professional

    Posted Jan 22nd 2013, 12:00am by CHAN KINWA

    ... a doping test last year. "It happened after he quit the Hong Kong team and joined professional cycling," said Hong Kong Olympic Committee honorary secretary Pang Chung yesterday. "It ... It emerged yesterday that he failed a World Anti-Doping Agency out-of-competition test in Belgium for steroids in April last year and received the ban two months later after stating he would ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    New velodrome 'can host world's best cycling events'

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 10:09pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... first test at the 2014 Hong Kong International Track Cup from January 10-12. A UCI (International Cycling Union) class one event, 170 riders from Australia, Ireland, China, South Korea, Japan, Uzbekistan, India, Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan will participate. "This is a good opportunity to test both the hardware and software of the new venue, and we hope in a couple of years' ...




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