Courts throw out case involving an alleged pay-off during the 2010 Liege-Bastogne-Liege
Fabio Aru's departure to the UAE Team Emirates for the 2018 season and beyond has left Team Astana without a veteran GC leader.
The Astana chief says his two GC riders will race opposite grand tour schedules, which could send Aru to France and Nibali to Italy.
The reigning champion has struggled to keep pace in the Tour since its start in Utrecht
If the squad loses its WorldTour racing license this week, team officials say they will appeal the UCI decision to the CAS