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After two dopinggevallen within a year risking Spanish cycling team suspension to 45 days

The Spanish procontinentale Burgos-BH risk a suspension of 15 to 45 days. That is the result of two positive dopinggevallen within one year in the team.

The two riders at the lamp walked, Ibai Salas and David Belda. The first was last month by the Spanish antidopinginstantie for four years suspended on the basis of deviations in his bloedpaspoort. The second was in december 2017, also a four-year suspension after he earlier in the season on epo was caught.

“These two cases in the same period of twelve months, triggering the application of article 7.12.1 of the UCI anti-doping rules. That provides for a suspension of a team for 15 to 45 days,” reads the. “The UCI has the matter will be referred to the disciplinary commission which in due time will judge.”

With Burgos-BH drive not sounding names. The Dutchman Jetse Bol is one of the few non-Spaniards. This year’s team won once, with Daniel Lopez in the Tour of Qinghai Lake. The Spanish team should be in 2018 for the first time to participate in the Vuelta a españa.

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