A cycling race in January was canceled because of the doping problems surrounding the sport.
Thieves have stolen the bike used by Paolo Bettini to retain his world title in Stuttgart last weekend.
Paolo Bettini defended his road race title at the world championships Sunday, beating Alexandr Kolobnev of Russia and Stefan Schumacher of Germany in a sprint finish.
The world governing body for cycling said Saturday it is trying to recover almost $1 million Stuttgart still owes for organizing the world championships, following reports the host city would stop paying to protest the sport's doping problems.
Marta Bastianelli of Italy won the women's road race title on a breakaway Saturday at the cycling world championships.
Former Lance Armstrong teammate George Hincapie has signed a two-year contract with T-Mobile.
A local court cleared defending champion Paolo Bettini to compete in Sunday's world championship road race despite the Italian cyclist's refusal to sign an anti-doping pledge.
The Italian Olympic Committee recommended that Giro d'Italia champion Danilo Di Luca be banned for four months for alleged doping.
World champion Paolo Bettini has written to the International Cycling Union (UCI) describing its anti-doping declaration as "extortion" and "a farce."
Fabian Cancellara retained the men's time trial title Thursday at the road cycling world championships.
The world cycling federation lost its case Wednesday to exclude Spanish rider Alejandro Valverde from the world championships.
Hanka Kupfernagel beat defending champion Kristin Armstrong of the United States to win the gold medal in the time trial at the road cycling world championships on Wednesday.
Spain's government and the national federation are not doing enough to contain cycling's drug culture, the leader of the sport's world governing body said Monday.
The city of Stuttgart backed off threats to pull out as host of September's world road cycling championships on Thursday after successfully demanding more doping controls.