ProTour teams decide auto suspension

By Hedwig Kröner

Over the week-end in Salzburg, Austria, the International Professional Cycling Teams (IPCT) have met to discuss amendments to the Code of Ethics of the professional sport's top calendar, the ProTour. To contribute to the fight against doping on a greater scale, the UCI ProTeams represented by the new group created out of the AIGCP (association of professional cycling teams) are now committed to suspending the whole of their activities in case of two positive anti-doping results and/or abnormal blood controls over a period of 12 months.

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