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Operacion Puerto: UCI, WADA to push for identification of athletes

Although the ten year WADA statute of limitations expired last month, the UCI and the World Anti Doping Agency have both pledged to do wh...

Judge rules that Operacion Puerto blood bags can finally be handed over

Over ten years after 211 blood bags were seized in the Operacion Puerto raids in Madrid, Spain, the truth about their origin finally look...

The Week in Bike #48 - Grossly Disproportionate

A week of big announcements and bigger reactions. Is it the same old story in cycling, or is the UCI successfully threading needle betwee...

Controversy as former ONCE manager Saiz returns to cycling

Eight years after he was sidelined from the sport due to his implication in the Operacón Puerto doping affair, former Once and Liberty Se...

WADA criticises Spanish authorities over Operacion Puerto delay, agency bans use of xenon gas

The World Anti Doping Agency has issued a rebuke over delays in the resolution of the Operacion Puerto case, saying that it is not impres...

IOC deplores ruling to destroy doping evidence in Spain

(AFP) - The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday deplored a ruling by a Spanish court that bags of blood seized in a doping case ...

Contador not to testify at Puerto trial

MADRID, Feb 19, 2013 (AFP) - Former Tour de France winner Alberto Contador will not testify at the "Operacion Puerto" trial in defence of...