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Alberto Kontadora have returned in court

the International union of bicyclists (UCI) has appealed in the International sports arbitration (CAS) on the decision of Federation of cycling of Spain (RFEC) which has justified bicycle racer Alberto Kontadora accused of application of a dope, informs official site UCI.

Triple winner Tour de France in September, 2010 has been discharged of competitions after in its dope - test have found out the forbidden preparation - klenbuterol. However, in the lowest concentration. The positive result was given by the test taken on July, 21st during Tour de France. The sportsman has declared that klenbuterol has got to its organism together with the eaten stake prepared from meat, bought where - that to Spain one of members of team.

after the first hearing of business of Kontadora on January, 26th RFEC has made the decision on disqualification of the sportsman for a year. Kontador has appealed and has achieved decision cancellation according to the item 296 antidopingovogo regulations UCI. According to this article, the sportsman can not bear responsibility for casual hit of the forbidden preparation in its organism.

on legal investigation terms officially it is informed nothing. However, as secretary general CAS Matthew Rib how much he has understood from dialogue with lawyers of Kontadora has noted, lawyers intend to use tactics of aggressive protection. I doubt such circumstances that the court will pass the fast decision. Probably, the verdict will be where - that in the end of June - mister Rib has noted.