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  1. UCI pass Zorzoli investigation to CIRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Cycling News

    The UCI have confirmed that they have passed their investigation into Dr. Mario Zorzoli to the Cycling Independent Reform Commission for review. The doctor was suspended from his position as the Scientific Advisor and UCI doctor after allegations arose from the anti-doping investigation into Dr. Geert Leinders, who was handed a lifetime ban by a group of recognised anti-doping organisations for his role in systematic doping at the Rabobank team.

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  2. LottoNL-Jumbo sails into calmer watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Velonews

    ... are very quiet indeed. That's just fine for the Dutch team that has been through the wringer the past few seasons. Rabobank ended its two-decade-long sponsorship in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal in 2012, and the team management has been ...

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  3. UCI investigating allegations against ZorzoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... handed a lifetime ban by a group of recognised anti-doping organisations for his role in systematic doping at the Rabobank team. The USADA document contains statements from Michael Rasmussen, who testified that Zorzoli met with Leinders and said ...

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  4. Paul Kimmage: I would rather listen to Floyd Landis than Lance ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... should be treated so differently," Landis said. Landis also told the website that the roles of Dr Geert Leinders at Rabobank and at Team Sky, and the alleged conduct of the Scientific Advisor and UCI doctor Mario Zorzoli raises series questions over ...

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  5. Leinders gets life ban over doping scandalRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Trinadad Express

    Dr Geert Leinders has been banned for life for multiple doping violations while he was chief team doctor of Rabobank. Leinders was part of the Dutch team between 1996 and 2009 and he has been brought to account by the US Anti-Doping Authority after an investigation that began in 2012.

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  6. Landis: LeMond's anti-doping stance on Lance Armstrong lacks consistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Cycling News

    Floyd Landis has questioned Greg LeMond's consistency surrounding Lance Armstrong and doping bans, telling Cyclingnews that "inconsistent treatment of riders who doped is troubling and undercuts LeMond's argument that Armstrong should be banned for life." Landis, who is in the midst of a US whistleblower legal suit , also told the website that the roles of Dr Geert Leinders at Rabobank and at Team Sky, and the alleged conduct of the Scientific Advisor and UCI doctor Mario Zorzoli raises series questions over the credibility in the running of the sport.

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  7. Former Team Sky doctor Leinders hit with life banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. FORMER Team Sky doctor Geert Leinders was banned for life yesterday for multiple doping violations during his time with Dutch cycling team Rabobank.

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  8. Cycling shrine shifts gears in face of challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Davis Enterprise

    ... prime the pump and local organizers knew there was plenty of sponsorship money with worldly names like Saxo Bank, Rabobank, Specialized, Belkin and the U.S. Postal Service jumping headlong into road racing. And don't forget about all those local ...

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  9. Leinders banned for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Ananova

    Leinders was part of the Dutch team between 1996 and 2009 and he has been brought to account by the US Anti-Doping Authority after an investigation that began in 2012. In 2007, Rabobank sacked Danish rider Michael Rasmussen while he was leading the Tour de France after he admitted he had lied to the International Cycling Union about his whereabouts during training.

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  10. UCI suspends Zorzoli from anti-doping workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Cycling News

    The UCI has taken the dramatic step of suspending Dr. Mario Zorzoli from his position as the Scientific Advisor and UCI doctor after allegations were made surrounding his conduct. The allegations stem from the anti-doping investigation into Dr Geert Leinders who was handed a lifetime ban by USADA and two other recognised anti-doping organisations for his role in systematic doping at the Rabobank team.

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  11. Former Rabobank doctor banned for life for doping violationsRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    ... and fatally shot the 6-year-old as she sat with mother in the fourth row. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Former Rabobank cycling team doctor Geert Leinders was banned for life on Thursday for multiple doping violations during his time with the Dutch ...

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  12. Sky welcomes lifetime ban of LeindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Cycling News

    Team Sky welcomed the news today that former team doctor Geert Leinders has been banned for life for a series of doping violations he committed while working at the Rabobank cycling team. The Belgian doctor held a board position at the now-defunct Rabobank team and was the chief doctor there until 2009.

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  13. Former Team Sky doctor Geert Leinders banned for life for multiple doping violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Former Team Sky doctor Geert Leinders has been banned for life for multiple doping violations, the United States Anti-Doping Agency has announced. Leinders was banned for violations committed while he was the chief team doctor and a director of the Rabobank cycling team between 1996 and 2009.

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  14. Rasmussen testimony implicates Mario Zorzoli, UCI's chief medical officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Velonews

    Mario Zorzoli is implicated in the latest testimony surrounding the Rabobank team's doping practices in the early 2000s. Photo: UCI Testimony from former professional racer Michael Rasmussen implicates Italian Mario Zorzoli, the UCI's chief medical officer, as having been complicit to doping during the sport's darkest period of cheating.

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  15. Testimony sheds light on Leinders, Rabobank's systematic dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Velonews

    ... remain in the sport to this day. On Thursday, the past of one of those individuals, Dr. Geert Leinders, former Rabobank and Team Sky doctor, was brought into sharp focus. Testimony from former Rabobank riders Michael Rasmussen and Levi Leipheimer ...

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  16. Former Rabobank, Sky doctor Geert Leinders handed lifetime banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Velonews

    Geert Leinders worked with the Rabobank team until 2010. He received a lifetime ban from the sport on Thursday.

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  17. Former Team Sky doctor banned for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Former Team Sky doctor Geert Leinders has been banned for life for multiple doping violations, the United States Anti-Doping Agency has announced. Leinders was banned for violations committed while he was the chief team doctor and a director of the Rabobank cycling team between 1996 and 2009.

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  18. Leinders handed lifetime ban by USADA for doping offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Cycling News

    Former Rabobank and Team Sky doctor Geert Leinders has been handed a lifetime ban by the US Anti-Doping Acency , Anti-Doping Denmark , and Anti-Doping Authority Netherlands . A three-man panel found the Belgian guilty of multiple doping violations from his time as chief team doctor at the Rabobank team.

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  19. Trek's Bauke Mollema eyes Tour podium, vows to attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Velonews

    ... surely hopes so. The promising Dutch climber ended a seven-year stint with various incarnations of the same team - Rabobank, Blanco, and finally Belkin - over the winter to sign with Trek Factory Racing. He'll take a leadership role at Trek, eyes ...

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  20. Bos: Riding the Tour de France is once in a lifetime chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... The Dutchman has made two appearances at the Hell of the North in the past. His last start in Compiegne came with Rabobank in 2011, where he failed to finish. MTN general manager Brian Smith told Cyclingnews in an interview last September that he ...

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