Astarloa banned and fined for bio passport anomaly

Igor Astarloa (Milram)

Former road race World Champion Igor Astarloa has been handed a two-year suspension from competition and a €35,000 fine by the Spanish Cycling Federation for biological passport anomalies.

Astarloa was one of five riders named in June 2009 by the Union Cycliste Internationale who had all displayed irregularities in their biological passport profiles.

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