Sofie De Vuyst's contract with Mitchelton-Scott suspended pending doping investigation

Sofie De Vuyst
Sofie De Vuyst (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sofie De Vuyst’s contract with Mitchelton-Scott has been suspended pending the results of an ongoing investigation surrounding her positive test for exogenous anabolic steroids, according to a statement from the team. The Belgian rider is currently awaiting the results of the B-sample that has been tested at her request.

"Due to an alleged infringement to the Anti-Doping Policy and Code of Conduct of the Team and pending results from an ongoing investigation, Sofie De Vuyst’s contract has been suspended and her name removed from UCI registration."

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