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Old 02-06-12, 08:16 AM   #1
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It's a good day for cycling when the rules matter:

http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/cas-...enbuterol-case
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Old 02-06-12, 08:21 AM   #2
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I wonder if he makes good on his threat of early retirement?

http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/cont...enbuterol-case
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It's a good day for cycling when the rules matter:

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It's a bad day when it takes them 1.5 years to make up their mind.
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Old 02-06-12, 08:55 AM   #5
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It's a bad day when it takes them 1.5 years to make up their mind.
Agreed. So the guy trains and races with his team for the majority of his "ban". The governing bodies have more shame than the athletes who break the rules.
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Agreed. So the guy trains and races with his team for the majority of his "ban". The governing bodies have more shame than the athletes who break the rules.
plus he drew a salary and sponsorship deals that I highly doubt will be refunded.

the back-dated suspension is a concillatory move for sure.
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