Doping

Yannis Pistaldis doping

How scientists are fighting doping in cycling

Words by David Bradford Now that the dust has settled after the release of the Cycling Independent Reform Commission (CIRC) report, it seems safe to conclude — without creating so…

Matteo Rabottini on stage fifteen of the 2012 Giro d'Italia

Matteo Rabottini handed two-year ban for doping

Matteo Rabottini has been given a two-year ban by the UCI after testing positive for EPO in August 2014 during an out-of-competition test. The Italian, who rode for Neri Sottoli…

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WADA slams French TV micro-dosing doping experiment

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has slammed French television channel Stade 2 for its experiment into micro-dosing and avoiding detection from the Athlete Biological Passport (ABP), in which the organisation…

Diego Ulissi wins stage eight of the 2014 Giro d'Italia

Lampre-Merida quit MPCC over Diego Ulissi case

Lampre-Merida have officially announced that they will be withdrawing from the Movement for Credible Cycling (MPCC), after the team were unable to comply with the anti-doping rules of the voluntary…