The Cycling Anti-Doping Commission CADF has launched an investigation against the young Belgian star Remco Evenepoel in the course of his serious fall during the Tour of Lombardy.
>background is a video showing how sports director Davide Bramati takes a white object from the jersey pocket of the seriously injured professional cyclist lying on the ground and puts it in his trouser pocket.
Doping? Racing team Quick Step fights back
Evenepoel had fallen down a steep slope during the race a good two weeks ago and suffered a fractured pelvis. Evenepoel’s racing team Deceuninck-Quick Step rejected any suspicions: “As already mentioned publicly, the object that was taken out of Remco’s bag was a small bottle of nutritional supplements The bags had been emptied to make Evenepoel more comfortable on the stretcher. The team also reported this to the CADF.