British cyclist banned for two years for EPO use

Doping syringe

British cyclist Damien Sharp has been banned for two years after testing positive for EPO following an in-competition test in Bermuda on July 17.

Sharp, riding for Team Fast Forward Bicycle Works, waived his right to a hearing and accepted the proposed two-year sanction that will see him banned until midnight 17 August 2013.

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