UCI fire back at Verbruggen: disagreement never reached court

UCI President Brian Cookson has released a statement in the wake of a reported settlement that will allow Hein Verbruggen to remain as the sport governing body’s honorary president. Despite reports of a lawsuit being settled, Cyclingnews understands from the UCI that there was no legal case, but rather a threat of legal action from Verbruggen and a complaint before the IOC Ethics Commission, which was later withdrawn.

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