Retired sprint great Petacchi banned from cycling for two years

Retired Italian cyclist Alessandro Petacchi, winner of six Tour de France and 22 Giro d’Italia stages, has been suspended for two years for blood doping, the sport’s governing body the UCI said on Saturday (Aug 24). The UCI has sanctioned the sprinter “for a period of two years of ineligibility for anti-doping rule violations committed … Continue reading Retired sprint great Petacchi banned from cycling for two years