UCI ProTour

ON the face of it, it?s tempting to think that the UCI?s non-legal letter it?s urging all ProTour riders to sign to declare they have not taken banned drugs looks about as effective as a pair of chocolate handcuffs, but think again.

That the 6,000-page Operacion Puerto document has not been sifted through and judged in time for the start of the Tour de France because there?s not been enough time is totally unacceptable.

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