LottoNL-Jumbo leave MPCC over Bennett's Giro exclusion

The Dutch team have withdrawn from the MPCC due to rider exclusion and the differences between the voluntary organisation's rules and those of the UCI

Photo: Graham Watson

Cycling's voluntary anti-doping group, the MPCC, is losing ground. In three just months, three teams have pulled out of the Movement for a Credible Cycling (MPCC), saying that its rules no longer make sense alongside the mandatory set cycling's governing body enforces.

Dutch WorldTeam LottoNL-Jumbo pulled the plug today on its membership. It joined WorldTeam Lampre-Merida and Professional Continental team Bardiani in saying 'au revoir' to the movement headed by former Crédit Agricole manager, Frenchman Roger Legeay.

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