Katusha suspends Pfannberger after out of competition positive

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The Russian Katusha team has suspended Austria's Christian Pfannberger after he tested positive in an out of competition doping control taken on March 19.

On Wednesday morning the Katusha team announced Pfannberger had pulled out of the line-up for the Giro d'Italia for personal reasons and would be replaced by Alexander Serov.

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