“I have never tested positive for doping. Despite this for a year and a half now I have been living in uncertainly as to whether I will be able to continue to devote myself to my life’s passion and continue with my career,” Kreuziger writes in an open letter.
“I condemn doping and cheating in sport. I consider the biological passport to be an excellent tool. However, clear rules for its use must be set out otherwise it is useless and can be used to eliminate anyone.”
In 2013, Kreuziger admitted to having worked with Dr Michele Ferrari between 2006-2007, claiming he didn’t know the Italian was banned.
Roman Kreuziger's lawyer suggests that his client's blood passports anomalies due to badly stored and handled samples and an under-active
Court of Arbitration for Sport rejects Roman Kreuziger's appeal against provisional suspension due to possible anti-doping violation