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- Ex-Team Sky doc downloaded info about testosterone
Richard Freeman ordered 30 sachets of testosterone gel – banned in and out of competition – to British Cycling and Team Sky headquarters..
- Interview: Elinor Barker on spending years suffering with endometriosis before getting right diagnosis and 'life-changing' surgery
Women's Sport Social Embed As one of the more bubbly members of the British Cycling team, discussions with Elinor Barker invariably involve plenty of talking and a great deal of laughter. So when the flow of words momentarily dry up, you know to pay particular attention. “Since surgery, I’ve kind.
- Speaking out on doping cost me my career, insists Shane Sutton's former team-mate Darryl Webster
It was not the ideal route to national attention. Last Tuesday afternoon, in the office of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service in Manchester, Darryl Webster was described by his old team-mate Shane Sutton as someone who grew cannabis and was bitter at being insulted after his wife had left him.
- Cycling great Poulidor laid to rest
Saint-Léonard-de-Noblat (France) (AFP) - Former Tour de France winners Bernard Thevenet and Bernard Hinault were among hundreds of mourners who gathered in the village of Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat on Tuesday for the funeral of Raymond Poulidor, who died last week at the age of 83. From 1964 to 1976 he.
- Alberto Bettiol: It is a disgrace and unfair that women earn so little in prize money
Women's Sport Social Embed Alberto Bettiol has described the prize money given to women at the Tour of Flanders, one of the biggest one-day races in the men's and women's WorldTour calendars, as 'a disgrace'. Italian rider Bettiol earned €20,000 in prize money for winning the Tour.
- Froome's Olympic hopes dented by Team GB quota
If Chris Froome is to fulfil his ambition of making a tilt for gold at the 2020 Olympic Games road race, he will have one fewer teammate than five of his rivals on the mountainous route that tackles Mount Fuji. The International Cycling Union's (UCI) quotas for the Olympic road races allocated Britain.
- Van der Poel dedicates win to cycling legend granddad Poulidor
Dutch cycling ace Mathieu van der Poel fought back tears on Saturday after he won a World Cup cyclo-cross event in the Czech Republic just three days after his legendary grandfather Raymond Poulidor's death. Poulidor, who died aged 83 on Wednesday, is a household name and national hero in France.
- British Cycling physio alleges Shane Sutton 'bullied' Dr Richard Freeman during medical tribunal
Shane Sutton and Dr Richard Freeman had a “monumental falling out” over the costs of a flight back from Colombia which Freeman took in 2015 following a family bereavement, a medical tribunal has heard. After that incident, Sutton constantly “bullied” Freeman according to Phil Burt, the former British.
- Froome crash underlines 'scary' dangers of cycling - Bernal
Tour de France winner Egan Bernal said Friday that competitive cyclists are only ever one corner from catastrophe, reflecting on Chris Froome's high-speed crash in June. The four-time Tour champion Froome fractured a thigh, elbow and vertebrae during the Criterium du Dauphine stage race and last.
- British Cycling and Team Sky ordered Viagra for riders, medical tribunal hears
The mystery of the 2011 batch of testosterone delivered to British Cycling’s headquarters deepened on Thursday after a medical tribunal heard that Viagra may also have been part of the order. It was also claimed that a stock of the drug, which is used to treat erectile dysfunction but may also give athletic.
- Shane Sutton decides against returning to Dr Richard Freeman tribunal
Shane Sutton has decided against returning for a further day of cross-examination at Dr Richard Freeman’s medical tribunal. The former head coach of Team Sky and British Cycling sensationally stormed out of Tuesday afternoon’s session after denying allegations that he was a “serial liar”, a “bully” and.
- Tour de France ‘eternal runner-up’ Poulidor dies at 83
Raymond Poulidor, the “eternal runner-up” whose repeated failure to win the Tour de France helped him conquer French hearts and become the country’s all-time favorite cyclist, has died. Decades after his career ended, Poulidor was still adored in a nation where sports fans love to pull for “magnificent.
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- Horner: Brazil win important to keep Honda in Formula 1 post-2020
Red Bull team boss Christian Horner thinks Honda's latest victory at the Brazilian Grand Prix was important for helping convince the manufacturer to remain in Formula 1 after 2020.
- Ferrari needs to clarify what's "silly" in its F1 drivers' rivalry
Ferrari needs to clarify what is "silly" with Formula 1 drivers Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel following their crash last weekend, but is not interested in repeating Mercedes' past tactics.
- Brazil Q3 Formula 1 form shows Haas could've been 'best of rest' in 2019
Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner says the speed of its Melbourne-specification car shows the outfit could have been a contender for 'best of the rest' this season.
- Zandvoort F1 banking will be twice as steep as Indianapolis in 2020
Zandvoort has revealed the Formula 1 banking at its final corner will be akin to an American oval, and is set to be twice as steep as turns at Indianapolis.
- F1 fuel legality push intensifies as FIA adds extra sensor for 2020
Formula 1 teams will be required to run a second fuel-flow sensor next season as the FIA escalates its efforts to prevent the rules being exploited for performance gains.
- Racing Point: disappointing 2019 no surprise as car built in turmoil
Racing Point's disappointing season is not "surprising" to team boss Otmar Szafnauer given the "turmoil" the team was in while its 2019 Formula 1 car was being created.
- Hulkenberg doesn't feel like he'll be leaving F1 after losing seat
Renault's Nico Hulkenberg says he does not feel like he is leaving Formula 1, and that he will be ready for any race opportunities in 2020.
- Podcast: How F1's most experienced driver is still going strong
Rubens Barrichello, Formula 1's most experienced driver, looks back on his ongoing racing career in the latest edition of The Autosport Podcast.
- How Brazilian GP transformed F1 constructors' championship midfield
The huge points hauls Toro Rosso and Alfa Romeo secured in the Brazilian Grand Prix have all but settled some financially significant Formula 1 constructors' championship battles.
- Ocon gets green light to test for Renault after F1's Abu Dhabi GP
The Renault Formula 1 squad has announced new signing Esteban Ocon will officially join the team on December 2, the day after the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
- Ferrari explains F1 aero reasons for Brazilian GP top speed drop
Ferrari says its reduced straightline speed at the Brazilian Grand Prix was down to an aerodynamic configuration that meant it 'almost matched' Formula 1 rival Red Bull in the corners.
- Bizarre MGU-K glitch cost Haas a Brazilian Grand Prix podium shot
Haas could have had a shock podium finish in the Brazilian Grand Prix but for a baffling MGU-K glitch, reckons team principal Gunther Steiner.
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