Nairo Quintana receives proposal for a new team by Medellín-EPM
The athlete has not yet confirmed whether he will accept the invitation
After declarations that he would be able to compete this year and that he would already have a team for the next competitions, Nairo Quintana received this week a proposal to compose the new Medellín-EPM team. The offer came to light after the selection of Miguel Ángel López in the team.
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According to the MARCA newspaper, the Medellín-EPM team has been trying to negotiate with Nairo Quintana since November last year, however, until then, no agreement had been reached. “We will be interested in counting on you. I hope he can represent us and thus continue his great career”, said the cyclist’s possible new team.
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The Colombian athlete would have withdrawn from the sport after being accused by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) of using illicit substances during competitions. As a result, Nairo Quintana had his three-year contract with former team Arkea Samsic terminated.
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