Van Avermaet hails acquittal as biggest win of his season

Greg Van Avermaet has described the decision of the Belgian Cycling Federation’s disciplinary commission to clear him of doping charges as the most important victory of his season to date. The BMC rider risked a two-year ban for his links to Dr. Chris Mertens, the Belgian medic whose alleged practice of ozone therapy has been subject to a lengthy investigation in Belgium.

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