Velon files anti-competition complaint against the UCI

The business group alleges that the UCI is using its regulatory power for its own commercial success

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Velon, the 2014 founded group which represents a host of World Tour teams and organises the Hammer Series, has filed an anti-trust Complaint to the European Commission, against the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI).

The group, which represents 11 teams including Deceuninck-Quick-Step, Team Ineos and Sunweb, alleges that the UCI has implemented regulations which are designed to favour the business interests of the governing body at the detriment of the sport.

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