Katusha meets after Galimzyanov's doping positive

Hans Michael Holczer

Team Katusha met yesterday between the Ardennes Classics in Belgium to discuss the consequences of Denis Galimzyanov's failed doping test and EPO use. Team Manager Hans-Michael Holczer expressed frustration about the case, nine months after taking over the Russian team and four years after his former team Gerolsteiner disbanded.

Holczer told Cycling Weekly on Wednesday, "The more you do, the bigger the ways they find to go around" the rules.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.