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Li Fuyu (Chinese: 李富玉, born May 9, 1978) is a retired Chinese professional road bicycle racer. Li rode with Marco Polo from 2005 to 2006, before switching to the Pro Tour Discovery Channel under coach Johan Bruyneel for the 2007 season. The Discovery Channel team was disbanded at the end of the highly successful 2007 season, and Li moved on to the newly re-established China-based Trek–Marco Polo for the 2008 season. In 2010, Li rode the newly formed Team RadioShack, reuniting with Bruyneel.

Li Fuyu
Fuyu Li.JPG
Personal information
Full nameLi Fuyu
Born (1978-05-09) May 9, 1978 (age 41)
Jinan, China
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
2005–2006Marco Polo
2007Discovery Channel
2008–2009Trek–Marco Polo
2010Team RadioShack
2012–2013Hengxiang Cycling Team
Major wins
Tour of Thailand (2006)
GP Westfalen (2006)

DopingEdit

In April 2010, he was dismissed from Team RadioShack after a doping test revealed clenbuterol,[1][2] a performance-enhancing compound.[3][4] After completing his ban, he returned to the sport in 2012 as a coach and rider with the Hengxiang Cycling Team, which he had already coached since 2009. Li announced that he would retire from cycling competition at the end of the 2013 season.[5]

Major resultsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Radioshack suspends Li after doping positive
  2. ^ http://www.cyclingnewsasia.com/en/news/43-general/625-china-li-fuyu-claims-innocence-experts-agree
  3. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/alberto-contador-tests-positive-for-clenbuterol
  4. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/spanish-meat-production-association-denies-contadors-allegations
  5. ^ a b "Hengxiang Cycling bolsters roster with Ma". cyclingiq.com. 18 September 2013. Retrieved 16 July 2014.
  6. ^ "Stage11-TOC II". Tour of China. Retrieved 16 July 2014.

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