UCI anti-doping news

The UCI has announced the following riders have been sanctioned for doping offences. Roberto...

The UCI has announced the following riders have been sanctioned for doping offences.

Roberto Ballestero (Costa Rica), tested positive for Phentermine during the Vuelta ciclista a Costa Rica, December 23, 2005, sanctioned by the Federacion Costarricense De Ciclismo, suspension of 2 years from March 29 2006 to March 29 2008, disqualification of the race.

Ferney Orlando Bello Clavijo (Colombia), tested positive for Stanozolol during the Tour de Guadeloupe, France, on August 9 2005, sanctioned by Colombian Cycling Federation, lifetime ineligibility, disqualification from the race.

The UCI also noted the recent sanctions against Roberto Heras and Tyler Hamilton.

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