Historic Overview Riccardo Ricco


Overall Rank1391
NameRiccardo RICCO
Date of birth01-Sep-1983 - Modena (Emilia Romagna)
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Riccardo Riccò (born 1 September 1983 in Formigine) is a former professional road bicycle racer from Italy. He remains under contract to UCI Continental team Meridiana-Kamen, but is suspended from all competition until 2024. He was previously ejected from the 2008 Tour de France for doping violations and suspended. Riccò returned to competition in late 2010, but in February 2011 he was fired by his team, Vacansoleil–DCM, after he became seriously ill allegedly through a self-administered autologous blood transfusion.

On 19 April 2012 it was announced that he had been suspended for 12 years effectively ending his career.

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