And he never helped me with the thyroid problem.”“I don’t know if people in the public are judging this case on the back of my relationship with Ferrari. And with the thyroid, I’m using orthodox science to back me up.I’ve put everything online and that reaction can go either way. I have two sisters and they both have it too and if you do a lot of sport then it’s going to get worse.”Elevated blood values When asked to explain the elevated blood levels in his Biological Passport, described by UCI president Brian Cookson as “having very serious anomalies” Kreuziger argued that several riders have demonstrated a rise in haematocrit during three –week races and not been sanctioned or placed under investigation.“Each body is different.Speaking exclusively to at the Tinkoff-Saxo training camp in Gran Canaria, Kreuziger was willing to answer questions relating to his data stemming back to his time at Astana, the UCI’s procedures during his case, his relationship with former coach Michele Ferrari, and the possibility of receiving a four-year ban.“WADA and the UCI have until around December 8 to file their appeal,” Kreuziger told “That’s more time that we expected and I don’t like it because I’d like the fastest resolution possible.It’s not easy for me, and for the team because people think I’m suspended but right now I’m cleared by the Czech Olympic committee.When he released his Biological Passport data he stressed that he had never tested positive but quickly made a further statement, adding that he’d never doped.When asked categorically if he had ever taken performance enhancing drugs or infused his own blood, he told : “No, I have never doped.
I think I could get two years but that depends when it starts.
He has always denied the numerous accusations of doping made against him.“I know that people put me under suspicion because I’ve also been to Michele Ferrari,” Kreuziger told“And yes, I went.
I was young and some people told me to go to him for training because he was the best.
Cas has imposed an additional ban, saying: "All results between 15 August 2011 and 22 July 2013 are annulled and the athlete will forfeit any titles, awards, medals, points and prize and appearance money obtained during this period." Germany’s Jennifer Oeser is set to be promoted to silver, with Poland’s Karolina Tyminska in line to take bronze.
Still stinging a bit from Team USA’s departure from soccer’s World Cup? The Tour de France begins Saturday in Yorkshire, England, famous for its pudding, terriers and verdant countryside.Now I know that in cycling that this is a phrase many people have used in the past but inside I’m relaxed with that term.