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Astana cycling team presented new uniform for 2012

Kazakhstan cycling team Astana has presented its new sport uniform for 2012.

Astana cycling team presented new uniform for 2012
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©Reuters
Vinokourov to lead Astana team in Langkawi Tour

Alexandre Vinokourov will lead Kazakhstan cycling team Astana in Langkawi Tour that will be held in Malaysia in February, 2012.

Vinokourov to lead Astana team in Langkawi Tour
UCI to request evidence on Vinokourov bribery allegations
UCI to request evidence on Vinokourov bribery allegations

The UCI is going to ask l’Illustré to provide evidence of Aleksander Vinokourov's alleged bribing of Aleksander Kolobnev to win Liege-Bastogne-Liege race in 2010.

UCI to request evidence on Vinokourov bribery allegations
Aleksander Vinokourov. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Vinokourov to sue Swiss magazine

Aleksander Vinokourov promissed to sue Swiss magazine L'Illustre for stating that he bribed Aleksander Kolobnev to win Liege-Bastogne-Liege race in 2010.

Vinokourov to sue Swiss magazine
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Photo: Astana cyclist Iglinsky won Tour of Hainan

Astana Kazakhstan team’s cyclist Valentin Iglinsky won multy-day Tour of Hainan race.

Photo: Astana cyclist Iglinsky won Tour of Hainan
Astana cyclist Valentin Iglinskiy. Photo courtesy of Astanafans.com
Astana cyclist Iglinsky won eighth stage of Tour of Hainan

Astana Kazakhstan team cyclist Valentin Iglinskiy has won the eighth stage of Tour of Hainan.

Astana cyclist Iglinsky won eighth stage of Tour of Hainan
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©REUTERS
Vinokourov came 27th in last race of season in France

Kazakhstan professional cyclist Alexandr Vinokourov competed in Chrono des Nations, the final race of the season, in France.

Vinokourov came 27th in last race of season in France
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
Vinokurov lost one line in UCI rating

Alexandr Vinokourov, a leader of Astana national team has lost one line in the International Cycling Union rating.

Vinokurov lost one line in UCI rating
Janez Brajkovic. Photo courtesy of bicycling.com
Slovenian Janez Brajkovic will join Astana team

Slovenian Janez Brajkovic will join Astana team for 2012 and 2013 seasons.

Slovenian Janez Brajkovic will join Astana team
Vinokourov is a fourth grade schoolboy. ©astanafans.com
Vinokourov had no outstanding physique as a child: his coach

Kazakhstan cyclist Alexandre Vinokourov has marked his thirty eight birthday on September, 16.

Vinokourov had no outstanding physique as a child: his coach
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Astana cycling team announced new riders for next two seasons

Astana Team Manager Giuseppe Martinelli announced 2 new riders in Pro Team Astana for the next two seasons.

Astana cycling team announced new riders for next two seasons
Vinokourov to pursue his career in 2012
Vinokourov to pursue his career in 2012

Kazakhstan professional cyclist Alexandr Vinokourov confirmed his intention to join Astana team again in 2012.

Vinokourov to pursue his career in 2012
Alexandre Vinokourov. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Vinokourov to combine positions of cyclist and manager in Astana

Kazakhstan cyclist Aleksandr Vinokourov will continue representing Astana cycling team both as a cyclist and a manager.

Vinokourov to combine positions of cyclist and manager in Astana
Andrey Kashechkin. ©REUTERS/Robert Pratta
Vinokourov: Kashechkin needs to go back to earth

Aleksandr Vinokourov said that his partner in Astana cycling team has to stop making loud statements in the media and concentrate on training.

Vinokourov: Kashechkin needs to go back to earth
Borut Bozic. ©REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
Astana cycling team signed a contract with Slovenian cyclist

Kazakhstan cycling team Astana signed a two-year contract with Slovenian cyclist Borut Bozic.

Astana cycling team signed a contract with Slovenian cyclist
ASTANA cycling team's bus. Photo courtesy of the team's press-service
Astana cycling team will not unite with Contador's team

Representatives of Saxo Bank cycling group refuted information of Dutch media on their alliance with Kazakhstan team Astana for the next season.

Astana cycling team will not unite with Contador's team
Astana announced its team for Quebec and Montreal races
Astana announced its team for Quebec and Montreal races

Kazakhstan cycling team Astana announced the squad for two Canadian Grand Prix races.

Astana announced its team for Quebec and Montreal races
Andrey Kashechkin. ©REUTERS/Robert Pratta
Kashechkin: Vinokourov's era is over

Andrey Kashechkin says he has no disputes with the team’s former leader Aleksander Vinokourov.

Kashechkin: Vinokourov's era is over
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©REUTERS-Stefano Rellandini
Vinokourov's return may cause UCI sanctions against Astana team

Return of Kazakhstan cyclist Aleksandr Vinokourov to professional sport can cause UCI sanctions against Astana cycling team.

Vinokourov's return may cause UCI sanctions against Astana team
Astana announced its Vuelta a Espana team
Astana announced its Vuelta a Espana team

Kazakhstan cycling team Astana has defined the squad to compete in Vuelta a Espana 2011 cycling race.

Astana announced its Vuelta a Espana team