Brazilian cyclist suspended over doping test

Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian Olympic cyclist Kleber Da Silva Ramos was provisionally suspended after failing a doping test before the Games, the International Cycling Federation (UCI) said in a statement on Friday. The 30-year-old cyclist competed in the August 6 road race and dropped out midway, Xinhua news agency reported. The Brazilian Olympic Committee has confirmed that a Brazilian athlete had failed an out-of-competition test.

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