CAS denies Katusha team bid
LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- World sport's highest court has denied Russian cycling team Katusha's urgent request for temporary top-tier status this season.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport says the main appeal hearing against the International Cycling Union "will be scheduled shortly in order for a final decision to be issued as quickly as possible."
Katusha is challenging a UCI license commission ruling to deny the team's application for 2013 World Tour registration.
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