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Cofidis Rider Arrested on Tour de France, AFP News Agency Says

July 10, 2012

A French rider from the Cofidis team on cycling’s Tour de France has been arrested in connection with alleged doping, Agence France-Presse reported.

Two other unidentified men have been taken into custody in Marseille, the news agency added.

Earlier, police raided the Cofidis team’s hotel at Bourg-en-Bresse during the Tour’s first rest day, AFP said.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Peter-Joseph Hegarty at phegarty@bloomberg.net


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