The CyclingNews announces Asatna's "official" invite to the Giro which Johan Bruyneel acknowledges is appreciated, but is too late for adequate preparations. And the German TV network ARD found more links between the old T-Mobile squad and the Freiburg University clinic. Unaccounted for payments were made to the clinic in 2006 and 2007 that are assumed to be for unauthorized activities, a.k.a. doping.
In a later edition of Cyclingews, it is expected that the CAS will announce its decision in the Petacchi case later this week.
The VeloNews says Oscar Pereiro is sick of talking, or thinking, about Floyd Landis' legal struggles and has moved on. Pereiro insinuates that the "Landis distraction" cost him the 2007 Tour de France:
Although he managed to finish 10th in the 2007 Tour, he admits the distractions undermined his motivation to train and race at the level he had grown accustomed to.
September 07: Hearing Award
October 07: Hue's Hearing Appraisal
November 07: Major document Release
January 08: Larry's Curb Your Anticipation
Monday, May 05, 2008