biological passport

Tiernan-Locke given two year ban over biological passport violation, fired by Team Sky

Jonathan Tiernan Locke has been handed a two year ban by UK Anti Doping’s National Anti Doping Panel in connection with a biological passport violation indicative of blood doping. The Team Sky rider came under investigation last year over values relating back to September 2012, when he was racing with Team Endura. He unexpectedly headed […]


Menchov given two year ban, disqualified from three Tours de France

Over a year after his-then Katusha team announced that Denis Menchov was walking away from the sport, citing a knee injury as the reason, it has emerged that the Russian rider has been suspended for biological passport violations. In a list of doping sanctions displayed on its website, Menchov is listed as having been given […]