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UCI anti-doping news

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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