UCI to race organisers: You cannot decide to reduce team sizes

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On Friday evening, the organisers some of the biggest European races agreed to reduce team sizes for major events in 2017. Today, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) issued a statement in reponse, informing the Tour de France organisers Amaury Sport Organisaion (ASO), Giro d'Italia organisers RCS Sport and Flanders Classics, who put on the Tour of Flanders, that they cannot decide to change the sport's rules.

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