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Marco Fertonani (born July 8, 1976 in Genoa) is an Italian professional road bicycle racer. In 2007, he tested positive for using testosterone.[1]

Marco Fertonani
Personal information
Full nameMarco Fertonani
Born (1976-07-08) July 8, 1976 (age 43)
Genoa, Italy
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight66 kg (146 lb)
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
2002–2004Phonak
2005Domina Vacanze
2006–2007Caisse d'Epargne

Professional careerEdit

Fertonani tested positive for using testosterone during the 2007 Tour Méditerranéen and was immediately suspended by the team, although Fertonani has decided to fight the case, citing errors in the testing procedure at the laboratory.[2]

PalmaresEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fertonani blames lab for test results". Cyclingnews.com. 2007-07-18. Retrieved 2007-08-14.
  2. ^ "Fertonani fights doping case". Cyclingnews.com. 2007-08-13. Retrieved 2007-08-14.

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