Italian under-23 rider banned after testing positive at Baby Giro

The rider used a healing cream that contained a banned substance, according to Italian media

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

An Italian under-23 rider has been banned for one year after he tested positive during the Baby Giro.

Marco Cecchini, a 21-year-old from Pesaro, has been added to the UCI’s list of sanctions after he was found to have used a banned substance on day two of the Giro Ciclistico d’Italia – the U23 Tour of Italy.

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