UCI ProTour

The UCI have warned that it is ?against ProTour rules? for any ProTour team to take part in the new-style Paris-Nice and that ?any team participating will face penatlies.?

Contacted by CW on Thursday, ProTour manager Alain Rumpf confirmed that all the ProTour teams had been sent a communique on Wednesday evening by the UCI telling them it was now ?against the rules? for them to take part in Paris-Nice.

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