Dave Brailsford backs UCI's Astana stance

Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford says Team Sky are playing a role in helping the sport move on 'in good health' as Astana looks set to lose its licence

Dave Brailsford before stage two of the 2014 Paris-Nice (Watson)

(Image credit: Watson)

Sir Dave Brailsford welcomes the UCI’s stance on Astana’s WorldTour licence, insisting it is acting in the best interests of cycling’s credibility.

Astana have until March 20 to prepare their response to the UCI’s request for the Licence Commission to withdraw their right to race, which comes after after the Institute of Sport Sciences of the University of Lausanne returned its audit of team procedures.

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