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Italian teams ‘forced pro riders to pay to race’

On-going investigation in Italy centres on the practice of certain cycling teams to charge riders to join them, and charge them again if they want to leave Italian teams Androni, Wilier-Southeast and Bardiani required professionals to pay to race according to an ongoing investigation with testimony from Olympic gold medalist Elia Viviani 1 (Sky).

On Friday morning, Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera lifted the lid on an Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) investigation

Vote in the UK holiday ‘Oscars’ and win a dream holiday for free

Vote in this year s UK holiday Oscars and you could win a dream travel prize – but you’ll need to hurry! The Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror have teamed up with the prestigious 2016 British Travel Awards 1 the benchmark for excellence for the firms that make your time off extra special and it s your votes that count. So don’t hang around – the big public vote closes at midnight on September 30!

Quite simply, these are the UK travel industry s most prized accolades because they re voted for by the people who pay hard-earned money for their holidays and services.

The 82 prize categories include best overseas tour operators, cruise lines, hotels and staycation leisure attractions

UCI announces rule change for team time trial world championship after protest

Team time trial event at UCI Road World Championships is no longer compulsory for WorldTour teams BMC in the Mens TTT at the 2015 World Cycling Championships The Union Cycliste Internationale ( UCI 1 ) has announced that the team time trial event at the 2016 Road World Championships 2 in Qatar in October will no longer be compulsory for all WorldTour 3 teams in response to protests from squads.