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  1. Retired Dutch cyclist Boogerd gets doping banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | USA Today

    Retired Dutch cyclist Boogerd gets doping ban Retired Dutch cyclist Michael Boogerd banned 2 years for doping during career Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1RauziW This photo taken on July 28, 2007 shoes Dutch cyclist Michael Boogerd of team Rabobank/Ned riding towards the finish line of the 19th stage of the 94th Tour de France. AIGLE, Switzerland - Cycling's governing body has banned former one-day classics specialist Michael Boogerd two years for doping during his career.

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  2. Landis: Lance Armstrong has become the self-appointed hypocrisy policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Cycling News

    Floyd Landis has reacted to the news that former rider Michael Boogerd has been handed a two-year doping ban for violations he made almost a decade ago. The American, who rode for US Postal and Phonak during his own career and was stripped of the 2006 Tour de France title, has already commented on Lance Armstrong's reaction to Boogerd's ban .

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  3. Former Dutch rider Boogerd handed two year ban for dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Star Online

    Dutch former rider Michael Boogerd has been banned for two years for anti-doping violations during his career, the International Cycling Union said on Wednesday. "The Union Cycliste Internationale announces today that Michael Boogerd has been sanctioned with a two years' ineligibility for the anti-doping rule violations he committed during his cycling career," the UCI said in a statement In 2013, Boogerd admitted to doping during his career between 1997 and 2007.

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  4. Lance Armstrong describes Boogerd suspension as 'Pure. Bullshit.' - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... had been banned for two years , describing the decision "Pure. Bullshit" in a succinct post on Twitter. The former Rabobank rider admitted to doping in 2013 but a final verdict was only recently reached after a protracted case. Boogerd admitted to ...

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  5. Boogerd given two-year suspension for dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... in 2006. Boogerd turned professional in 1993 with the WordPerfectColnagoDecca team, which would later become Rabobank. He would ride there until his retirement at the end of 2007. Among his victories are two Tour de France stage wins, Amstel Gold ...

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  6. Michael Boogerd handed two-year ban, sees results scrubbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Velonews

    ... provided for by the World Anti-Doping Code and the UCI Anti-Doping Rules," a UCI statement said. Boogerd raced for Rabobank from 1996 to 2007. He won multiple stages of the Tour de France and finished fifth overall in 1998. He also took two editions ...

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  7. Retired Dutch cyclist Boogerd gets 2-year doping banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... Boogerd admitted in a 2013 television interview that he used EPO and banned blood transfusions when he rode for the Rabobank team. Boogerd had two stage wins in the Tour de France , with a best finish of fifth in the doping-marred 1998 race won by ...

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  8. Cannondale adds former pro Garate, 39, as sport directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Velonews

    ... of Tony Martin in the 2009 Tour de France. Garate rode with such teams as Lampre, Saunier Duval, Quick-Step, and Rabobank. After attending the UCI's sport director program, Vaughters tapped Garate to fill the vacancy left by Robbie Hunter, who ...

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  9. Report: Garate to join Cannondale-Garmin as a sports director next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... The 39-year-old rode for the Lampre, Saunier Duval-Prodir and Quick Step teams between 2000 and 2008 before joining Rabobank the following season. Garate finished in the top-ten on GC at the Giro d'Italia on four occasions, winning the mountains ...

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  10. Sprint wins the focus for lead out man Graeme Brown in second season at DrapacRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... as a pro. It was a good year and one that wasn't stress and relaxing but it was more relaxed." Riding for the Dutch Rabobank team at the top level of the sport, Brown was a regular at grand tours knowing well in advance which races the team would be ...

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  11. News shorts: Bouhanni hoping for better luck in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Cycling News

    Further managerial changes at LottoNL-Jumbo, Fortuneo-Vital Concept to make 2016 debut at Tropicale Amissa Bongo, Wippert to TDU? After a season that saw Nacer Bouhanni crash out of the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana his first season with Cofidis , the Frenchman is aiming to kick off his 2016 season with an early victory. 25-year-old won three stages of the 2014 Giro d'Italia, along with the points jersey before adding two stage wins at the Vuelta a Espana but failed to replicate his grand tour success with two stages and the points jersey at the Critrium du Dauphin his best results of the season.

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  12. Erik Dekker and LottoNL-Jumbo part ways over difference in visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... [ed. previously known as Kwantum and then Superconfex]. The team later became known as WordPerfect, Novell and Rabobank, and Dekker remained with the team as a rider until he retired in 2006. The Dutch squad has changed names several times in the ...

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  13. All Fifty of Sven Nys' World Cup WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Podium Cafe

    ... won... a lot of races. Primary Victims: Vannoppen, Vanthourenhout. At this point Vanthourenhout is a teammate at Rabobank, having left behind his road career after a falling out with Patrick Lefevre at Quick Step, where he'd been reasonably ...

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  14. News shorts: Boeckmans on the road to recovery, De la Parte joins CCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... Former rider Addy Engels will leave Giant-Alpecin after four years in a coaching role. The Dutchman, who rode for Rabobank and Quickstep during his time as a racer, was behind one of the performances of this season as he worked with Tom Dumoulin at ...

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  15. Renshaw looking forward to new chapter with Cavendish at MTN-QhubekaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Cycling News

    With his move from Etixx-Quick Step to MTN-Qhubeka alongside Mark Cavendish sorted and four weeks "completely off the bike", Mark Renshaw is back in the saddle training for the season ahead in which is he aiming to make the Australian team for the Doha World Championships for the first time. The Australian leadout man, who turned 33 at the end of last month, spent the last two seasons alongside Cavendish with Quick Step after a two-year trial of pursuing his own personal ambitions with the Rabobank, come Belkin team.

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  16. Hunter leaves Cannondale Garmin to pursue new projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... and former Tour de France stage winner retired from professional cycling in 2013, having raced for Mapei, Lampre, Rabobank, Phonak, Barloworld, RadioShack and Garmin. He took up the reigns as a DS in 2014 at Jonathan Vaughters' team and paid tribute ...

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  17. Hayman inks two-year extension with Orica-GreenEdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... it's young and it's dynamic so hopefully I have something to add to that." Hayman, who also spent ten season with Rabobank prior to joining Sky, made his long awaited Tour de France debut with Orica-GreenEdge in 2014 but was forced to withdraw on ...

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  18. News shorts: Lindeman extends with LottoNL-JumboRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... spent three season with Vacansoleil - DCM before the Dutch team folded at the end of 2013 and he moved to the Rabobank Development team last season and has proved a worthy addition to Lotto-NL-Jumbo across the season. "I was immediately appreciated ...

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  19. Laurens ten Dam signs for Giant-AlpecinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... has signed a one-year contract with Giant-Alpecin for 2016. The 34-year-old leaves LottoNL-Jumbo formerly known as Rabobank after eight years of service. The Dutch rider finished ninth in last year's Tour de France and, despite a relatively ...

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  20. Museeuw still feels 'wronged' by persisting omertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2015 | Cycling News

    With his 50th birthday approaching next month, there is still a degree of acrimony as Johan Museeuw looks back on his time in the peloton. The Belgian, who in 2007 admitted to not being "100 per cent honest", has given an interview in which he looks back at doping during his era and claims omert persists to this day.

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