Jonathan Tiernan Locke

Commentary: Team Sky has a history of credibility issues, with Dave Brailsford at centre stage

July 3 2015, Utrecht. It’s the Team Sky media presentation prior to the Tour de France. Chris Froome is the hot favourite, having won two stages plus the overall in the Critérium du Dauphiné, and has worked hard to be in the form necessary to win the race. Despite his presence, though, it is Dave …

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Tiernan-Locke says British team ‘freely offered’ Tramadol around at 2012 worlds

Speaking in the course of a BBC interview into the Team Sky TUE controversy, former professional rider Jonathan Tiernan-Locke has claimed that unnamed individuals working with the British team offered riders the controversial medication Tramadol at the 2012 world road race championships. “There was a time I rode the World Championships and we were offered …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Andre Greipel wins round 1 of the Mallorca Challenge; UCI revises level-crossing rule after Paris-Roubaix incident; Alberto Gallego claims innocence and blames contamination for positive test; Jonathan Tiernan-Locke unhappy at being given Category 2 licence; Horner starts new medical treatment, still hopes to race in …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Caleb Ewan wins Australian national criterium title; Sophie Mackay takes surprise win in Australian women’s criterium championships; Individual time trials next on the agenda at Australian Road Nationals; Two-year doping ban for former pro Boogerd, who must step back from work with current team; Tiernan-Locke …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Sacha Modolo leads the Tour of Hainan after stage 6; Sean Lake wins back-to-back Grafton to Inverell titles; Georgia Baker wins the Tour of the Goldfields, Ruth Corset secures overall NRS title; John Degenkolb wins Saitama Criterium; How extreme weather protocols will impact the 2016 …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Sacha Modolo wins stage 3 of the Tour of Hainan; Armstrong implicates Ochowicz and Anderson in 1993 Triple Crown race fixing; Outdoor velodrome could solve 2022 Commonwealth Games track cycling issue; Michael Matthews denies ‘rift’ with Simon Gerrans; Jonathan Tiernan-Locke to race for himself in …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Andre Greipel sprints to a second win on stage 5, Tony Martin retains Tour lead; Pauline Ferrand-Prevot solos to victory in first Giro Rosa summit finish; Savitskiy sprints to first pro win on stage 4 of the Tour of Qinghai Lake; Víctor De La Parte …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Alejandro Valverde defends his Fleche Wallonne title; Anna van der Breggen wins Fleche Wallonne with solo move; Richie Porte wins stage 2 of the Giro del Trentino, takes overall lead; Report – further delays likely in Astana case; Fabio Aru “a wreck” following stomach virus; …

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What teams can learn from the Tiernan-Locke case

The Tiernan-Locke case – and, also, the Roman Kreuziger situation – have shown that there are risks to teams in signing riders from other squads. With the UCI biological passport potentially taking a couple of years to detect anomalies, there is a chance that one team will have to deal with the repercussions of what …

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Viviani wins Coppa Bernocchi ahead of Pozzato and Ponzi; Pozzato makes case for worlds inclusion through Coppa Bernocchi runner-up slot; Biological passport: What can teams learn from the Tiernan-Locke case?; Degenkolb hospitalised after Vuelta, will miss world championship team time trial; Glittering world championship team …

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