French WorldTour pro cyclist suspended for anti-doping ‘abnormalities’

Franck Bonnamour's biological passport is under investigation by the UCI

Franck Bonnamour leading the group at the Tour Down Under
(Image credit: Getty Images)

French professional cyclist Franck Bonnamour has been provisionally suspended by the UCI due to “unexplained abnormalities” in his anti-doping record. 

The 28-year-old, who rides for WorldTour team Decathlon AG2R La Mondiale, will therefore not be able to compete in races while the case is open. 

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 

An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 

He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.