A 60-year-old time triallist has been handed a two-year doping ban after positive test which he said was caused by his wife "spiking" his breakfast smoothie.
Tramadol, the controversial painkiller allegedly used by some pro riders and blamed for causing crashes, has been found to improve time trial performance.
Dopers returning from bans should be excluded from appearing on podiums, winning prize money, and holding world records, according to a proposal by iNADO.
Criminalisation "would not necessarily aid the fight" against doping says minister
The whole of the Bardiani-CSF team could be banned for up to a year after news emerged that a third rider on the team has tested positive a 12-month period.
Professional athletes should be fitted with microchips in an attempt to catch dopers, according to the head of the World Olympians Association.
WADA has been criticised for its perceived lack of action in banning Tramadol and coriticosteroids in a damning open letter from the MPCC.
Samuel Sanchez looks set to face a lengthy ban after analysis of his B sample reportedly confirmed his positive doping test from before the Vuelta a España.
Stefano Pirazzi has been banned for four years after failing a drugs test shortly before the Giro d'Italia, putting him out of the sport until May 2021.
Cyril Fontayne bagged €500 in prizes at five races in a month using bike with hidden motor
Noticing he was under surveillance, the rider attempted to evade officials wanting to question him
A 43-year-old amateur rider has reportedly been caught using a motor in an amateur race in the Dordogne region of south-west France.
UKAD has called for a ban on importation of some forms of performance-enhancing drugs, as it looks to cut down on the use of steroids by amateur athletes.
Russian cyclists barred from competing in the Olympics have filed a lawsuit against WADA claiming that they were "unfairly implicated" in doping allegations
An American rider has been banned for eight years after testing positive for no fewer than seven banned substances after winning a criterium in California.
Samuel Sanchez has expressed his "surprise" at being informed that he had failed a doping test in the build-up to the Vuelta a España.
BMC rider Samuel Sanchez was notified by the UCI about an Adverse Analytical Finding from and out-of-competition test in August
What started as a documentary into cheating anti-doping rules in sport, turned into something else when film-maker Bryan Fogel helped uncover Russia's doping scandal
Bora-Hansgrohe have announced that former rider Ralf Matzka tested positive for banned substance Tamoxifen in 2016, but expect him to be acquitted.
Trek-Segafredo have their eyes set firmly on the start of the Tour de France on Saturday, rather than discussing André Cardoso's positive test for EPO.
New findings cast doubt on the performance enhancement offered by EPO, with riders who had taken the drug performing poorly in endurance tests.
Slovenian rider Jure Kocjan is given four-year suspension by UCI after retroactive testing of his 2012 sample produces positive for EPO
A 14-year-old cyclist from Italy has reportedly become the country’s youngest rider ever to fail a doping test. According to Corriere dello Sport, the unnamed cyclist tested positive for mesterolone,…
Portuguese rider André Cardoso pens emotional statement after being notified of his failed test
Portuguese rider André Cardoso failed a dope test out of competition on June 18