Tour de France winner ... publicised trial in Spain earlier this year, had told a court that as well as cyclists, his clients included football players, athletes, tennis players and boxers. The Operation Puerto scandal broke in 2006, when Spanish police.
CNN) -- The Tour de France has been hit by a fresh doping scandal with Spanish rider Moises Duenas Nevado ... won The Regio Tour in 2007 and the Tour de l'Avenir in 2006. He was expected to be a support rider from Barloworld team leader Juan Maurcio.
FORMER Tour de France winner Alberto Contador will give testimony to a Spanish court in open hearings into the seven-year-old 'Operation Puerto' doping scandal. The trial in ... was blown wide open on May 23, 2006 when Spanish police raided several.
TDF 2005, Ivan Basso (Italy): Like Ullrich, Basso was implicated in the Operación Puerto scandal and suspended from the 2006 Tour de France, for which he was the heavy favorite to win. He later admitted to “attempted doping” to the Italian National.
DÜSSELDORF, Germany – The Tour de France calls its start the “Grand ... Ullrich also fell into disgrace and was suspended in 2006 in the fallout from the Operation Puerto blood-doping scandal in Spain. He retired a year later, and the Court of.
Former Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich ... for Sport for blood doping and he has now admitted his guilt. Ullrich revealed he was treated by Eufemiano Fuentes, the doctor at the centre of a doping scandal in Spain. I am no better than Armstrong, but.
Charles Pelkey, editor of Velonews.com, talks about allegations that Tour de France Winner Floyd Landis has tested ... CONAN: Now this race this year started with a doping scandal. Some of the biggest names in the sport were forced to withdraw after.
Lancaster County native Floyd Landis has announced the launch of his own line of cannabis-infused products, nearly 6 years after the professional cyclist admitted he was guilty of doping in the fallout of the 2006 Tour de France scandal, wired.com reports.
STRASBOURG, France – A doping scandal knocked Tour de France favorites Jan Ullrich and Ivan Basso out of the race Friday and threw the world's most glamorous cycling event into chaos. The decision to prevent Ullrich, Basso and likely dozens of others.
Factbox on the major doping scandals to hit cycling's Tour de France since 1998 ... Operation Puerto. -- Spain launched Operation Puerto in 2006 after raids at addresses in Madrid and Zaragoza uncovered anabolic steroids, blood transfusion equipment.