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Cyclist Chris Froome says evidence will show he isn’t cheating

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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Team Sky rider Chris Froome has to explain to the International Cycling Union why a urine sample provided at the Spanish Vuelta in September showed a concentration of the asthma drug salbutamol that was twice the permitted level.

4-time Tour de France winner Froome failed doping test

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
Chris Froome Failed Doping Test

Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome failed a doping test during the Spanish Vuelta in September and is facing a suspension from cycling after he was found with a concentration of an asthma drug two times higher than WADA's permitted levels.

Dutch cyclist wins world road title 1 year after Rio crash

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
Annemiek van Vleuten Cycling Worlds

Annemiek van Vleuten claimed an emotional world road title in the women's individual time trial on Tuesday, little more than a year after a horrific accident in the Rio Olympics road race.