Chris Froome dealt blow by UKAD data

Chris Froome dealt blow by UKAD data

Joe Robinson 1 Mar 2018 Latest information from UKAD contradicts Dave Brailsford claims, dealing blow to Froome's potential defence New information surrounding the on-going Chris Froome salbutamol case could deal a major blow to his expected defence. A Freedom of Information request by the Press Association revealed that all three adverse analytical findings for salbutamol dealt with by UK Anti-Doping between January 2015 and December 2017 led to anti-doping rule violation cases. It also showed that within this 36 month period, salbutamol cases counted for just three of all 109 adverse analytical findings with all cases for the asthma drug leading to subsequent cases. The data also told that bans had been handed in other sports of the presence of salbutamol in their urine. These facts contradict the words of Team Sky manager Dave Brailsford at last month's Ruta del Sol and will likely land a blow to expected defence ...

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