HRH Crown Prince Condoles Sultan of Brunei Darussalam on Death of his Son    Joint Forces Command of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen: Interception, Destruction of Bomb-Laden UAV Launched by Terrorist, Iran-Backed Houthi Militia Toward the Kingdom    IOC praises resolution to postpone NOC's elections    Spain declares state of emergency to impose regional curfews    OIC Secretary General Receives Australian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia    Bestselling global literary icons will lead cultural program at SIBF 2020    Recovery rate improves as new coronavirus infections drop    MoE to hold first semester final exam remotely    Riyadh Region Governor Receives Lebanese Ambassador    King Fahd Port Achieves Increase in Total Products by 5% During September 2020    Monshaat, Community Jameel discuss ways to support SMEs in Saudi Arabia    SABIC reports Q3 net profit of SR1.09 billion    Japan expects record low number of newborn babies for 2020    Emirates Post issues stamp to mark start-up of Unit 1 of Barakah Plant    Closure of the October 2020 Issuance under the Saudi Arabian Government SAR-denominated Sukuk Program    Philippines Evacuates Nearly 1,800 as Tropical Storm Molave Approaches    Saudi Press: Saudi Arabia Calls On International Community to Ensure Using Space for Peaceful Purposes    Weather Forecast for Sunday    Dubai Crown Prince launches AED500 million economic stimulus package    SAMA to Commemorate Saudi Arabian G20 Presidency by Introducing SR20 Denomination Banknote    Shahid Alam named new Indian consul general    Zakat Fund launches ‘Smile of Hope' Project to support kids with cancer in Bahrain    Algeria Welcomes Permanent Ceasefire Agreement in Libya    Philipsen claims first podium at Vuelta España    Polish President Duda infected with coronavirus WHO warns hospitals struggling as COVID-19 surge in Europe continues    CSG, Deccan Knights, Makkah Eagles, ARM triumph in Ace Travel Saudi Cup event Usman (120), Naseer (84 & 5 for 44), Bilal (79), Nazeer (75), Mohsin (74), Malik (66) shine    Plan to make vaccinations compulsory for birth certificate    Global AI Summit 2nd Day Witnesses Establishment of 3 Strategic Partnerships    Sharjah Film Platform to feature over 60 films    Combining the love of football with humor on Twitter    Dubai Sports Council, UEFA discuss mutual cooperation    Arab world's modern-day cultural pioneers, intellectuals to convene at SIBF 2020    MoH Marks World Osteoporosis Day 2020    Saudi man accused of harassing foreign wife asked to be produced before court Court allows divorce, custody of children by mother    Man United, Liverpool in talks to join new European super league    KSrelief, IMC, Sign Memorandum of Cooperation    Napoli blast four goals as they thumped Atlanta 4-1    VAR foils Liverpool in derby draw with Everton    Ithra to Launch 3rd Creativity Season (Tanween)    MoH Calls on Groups of Patients to Postpone Umrah Performance    Red Sea International Film Festival Announces a New Short Film Competition    S. P. Bala, legendary Indian singer, dead at 74    Happy National Day 90    Every work has its fruits, so choose wisely    Eid Al-Adha Prayer Performed at the Grand Holy Mosque    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers in Arafat Holy Site    Senior Scholars Council Issues Decision No. 246 Regarding Attendance of Friday Prayer and Prayers at Mosques in a Case of Spread of Epidemic or Fear of its Spread    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Addresses Citizens and Muslims on Eid Al-Fitr    

Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.

Pinot wins Romandie time trial, Quintana keeps lead
Published in The Saudi Gazette on 30 - 04 - 2016

Frenchman Thibaut Pinot won the third stage of the Tour de Romandie Friday, beating Tom Dumoulin by just two seconds in an individual time trial in Sion.
Movistar's Nairo Quintana finished sixth to remain in the overall lead, 18 seconds clear of defending champion Ilnur Zakarin.
Briton Chris Froome finished fourth, completing the 15.1-kilometer course nine seconds slower than Pinot.
The FDJ rider's victory was just the second time-trial win of his career and he now sits fourth in the overall standings, only 32 seconds adrift of Colombian Quintana.
The race continues Saturday with the queen stage from Conthey to Villars-sur-Ollon, featuring three category one climbs.
British cyclist suspected of anti-doping violation
An unnamed British cyclist is suspected of violating an anti-doping rule, the governing body of the sport in the UK said in a statement Thursday.
It comes as British Cycling is already in turmoil over the resignation of technical director Shane Sutton amid allegations he used sexist language and made derogatory comments, just months from the Rio Olympics.
British Cycling said world governing body the UCI had informed it of a possible violation.
"British Cycling can confirm that it has been notified by the UCI of a potential anti-doping rule violation against a British rider based on an analysis of a sample provided in-competition," a spokesman for British Cycling said.
"As with any other doping violation charge at this level, those proceedings will be managed independently of British Cycling by the UCI.
"It would be inappropriate to comment further until the process has been completed."
The Daily Mail newspaper reported that a rider had failed a drug test at a race in France.
The UCI did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The UK Anti-Doping body said its policy was not to discuss cases until a violation was found to have occurred following a legal process.
"UK Anti-Doping does not discuss or disclose details of any cases until due legal process has been completed and an anti-doping rule violation is deemed to have been committed," a spokeswoman said.
"Once the legal process is complete, details of all anti-doping rule violations are published on our website."

Clic here to read the story from its source.