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Report: Team Alonso asks the UCI for WorldTour guarantees

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Formula 1 star Fernando Alonso was on hand at the start of the elite men's world championship race

Formula 1 star Fernando Alonso was on hand at the start of the elite men's world championship race
(Image credit: Sirotti)
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Fernando Alonso and Peter Sagan (Cannondale)

Fernando Alonso and Peter Sagan (Cannondale)
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Paolo Bettini chats with Fernando Alonso at the 2013 road cycling world championships in Italy

Paolo Bettini chats with Fernando Alonso at the 2013 road cycling world championships in Italy
(Image credit: Bettini Photo)

Team Alonso is not dead. At least not yet. According to Gazzetta dello Sport, a decision by the UCI in the next two weeks is expected to influence if the team is created for the 2015 season, delayed a year or if plans are scrapped all together.