Rebellin in denial after CERA positive

Davide Rebellin Fleche Wallonne 2009

Italy's Davide Rebellin has denied taking CERA and revealed he has already asked for the counter analysis of his urine sample in a desperate attempt to try and clear his name.

The 37 year-old Italian won Fleche-Wallonne last week and was third in Sunday?s Liege-Bastogne-Liege but his long career now seems over after the International Olympic Committee and the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) announced that he had failed a test taken after he won the silver medal in the road race in Beijing last August.

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