THE BALL – Edgar Pinto provisionally suspended by UCI (Cycling)


Portuguese Edgar Pinto, from W52-FC Porto, is provisionally suspended for “use of prohibited methods and / or substances”, according to the updated list of the International Cyclist Union (UCI) ,.

The 35-year-old runner abandoned the Nationals on the road in August and failed to return to Portugal due to injury. Before, he had participated in the Volta ao Algarve, finishing in 34th place.

In a statement, the UCI points out that Edgar Pinto cannot now participate in any competition until the adjudication of his case or the lifting of the provisional suspension by the UCI Anti-Doping Commission or the Arbitral Tribunal for Sport.


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