Tag: Alexandre Vinokourov

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Game-changer: The long push to end blood transfusions in sport

Tuesday, July 25, 2007: The world of cycling and the Tour de France were plunged into controversy with the news that Alexander Vinokourov...

Astana denies Belgian prosecutor has decided Vinokourov and Kolobnev should stand trial

Responding to media reports that a Belgian prosecutor has decided that Alexandre Vinokourov and Alexandr Kolobnev should face trial in re...

Report: Vinokourov tells Nibali to leave Astana one year ahead of end of contract

LANNEMEZAN, France (CT) – Although Vincenzo Nibali won the 2014 Tour de France and still has a year left on his current contract, there a...

Vinokourov dropped from ambassador role for 2022 Olympic Games

After previously being one of the ambassadors for the Almaty bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games, Alexandre Vinokourov ...

Vinokourov makes claims of Italian and European bias against Astana, considers legal action

Despite the fact that the team includes the strongest Italian rider and the current Tour de France winner, Vincenzo Nibali, Alexandre Vin...

Padova/Ferrari investigation: 35 pro riders named, Astana and Radioshack suspected of systematic doping

A total of 35 current and former professional riders have been named by La Gazzetta dello Sport on Wednesday as being clients of Michele ...

Astana Continental team ‘suspended indefinitely’ by Vinokourov after Fedosseyev’s positive test

Reacting to yet another positive test pertaining to an Astana-linked team, Alexandre Vinokourov has suspended the Continental squad conne...

The Week in Bike #44 - Interview Season

There was some great 'cross racing this week, but on the road side, things have really. slowed. down. As rider interviews begin to domina...

The Week in Bike #41: The Lennie Briscoe Look

If you've never seen Law & Order, you're missing out on Lennie Briscoe, fictional NYC detective and apparent Cadel Evans fashion insp...