The Baby Giro has had a chequered past and the last thing it needs is a team discovered with a “treasure trove” of illicit materials. HArd to know when this will stop – perhaps never?
Leading team at the Baby Giro tossed from race after police raid | VeloNation Cycling News
On Friday evening, the night after the first stage of the Baby Giro, the NAS Carabinieri of Brescia, Florence, and Padua raided the hotel of the race and found an illicit treasure trove of doping products from one team, Lucchini Unidelta Ecovalsabbia. Only hours before, the team had taken victory by way of their rider, Omar Lombardi, in the bunch sprint that concluded the first day. Then came the fall-out.