GreenEdge and RadioShack sort through WorldTour paperwork

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Teams GreenEdge and RadioShack-Nissan are sorting through paperwork to ensure a place in the WorldTour next year. The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) licence commission left them off a list of teams on Monday that will race in its first division next season.

The licence commission focuses on four criteria before accepting a team's WorldTour application: sporting, ethical, financial and administration. The fourth criterion, administration, is proving to be the hardest step for the two teams for logical reasons: GreenEdge is newly formed and RadioShack is merging with Leopard-Trek.

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