Costa, M positive 26/06/2010 Positive test ID 645
Costa tested positive after finishing third at the 2010 Portuguese National Time Trial Championship. He was able to demonstrate evidence of a contaminated supplement and was thus suspended for only six months.
Teams and people
- Rui Costa and his brother test positive, Cyclingnews.com, 18/10/2010
- Ghent laboratory supports Costa brothers' claims, Cyclingnews.com, 28/12/2010