Following the examination of requests received, the License Commission has awarded a UCI ProTour license to two teams and two events.
The Lampre team (ITA) has obtained a four-year license for the period 2010 to 2013. As for the Milram team (GER), it has received a license for one year, valid in 2010.
On the other hand, the Commission has decided not to award a UCI ProTour license to the French teams Cofidis, le crÃ©dit en ligne and Bbox Bouygues TÃ©lÃ©com.
The Commission continues to examine the file submitted by the new American team Radio Shack. It will announce its decision at a later date.
As far as events are concerned, the Tour of Flanders (BEL) and the Amstel Gold Race (NED) have each obtained a four-year license for the period 2010-2013.
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