Kristoff hopeful Katusha will not be prevented from starting Tour of Qatar

News of Eduard Vorganov’s positive test for meldonium broke just as Alexander Kristoff was preparing to leave for the airport on Friday evening, and the Norwegian checked in wondering if his long trek to the Tour of Qatar would prove in vain.

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