EF Education-EasyPost's Mark Padun admits to being hurt by doping accusations, saying 'I’m not a cheat'

The climber will begin his season at the Gran Camiño in northern Spain at the end of February

Mark Padun
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EF Education-Easy Post's Mark Padun has admitted that doping suspicions surrounding his performances have hurt him, and he has robustly defended himself against such accusations.

The Ukrainian surprised many when he won two mountain stages at the 2021 Critérium du Dauphiné, his first ever WorldTour victories and his first triumphs in almost two years when he won a stage and the overall title at the Adriatica Ionica Race.

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