WADA to investigate 'doping index'

Sun, 15 May 20:48:00 2011

The World Anti-Doping Agency has opened an independent investigation to try to find out who leaked an internal document from the UCI which listed the doping risk of riders

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Last week French sports daily L'Equipe published the 'doping suspicion index' where riders from last year's Tour de France were given a rating of 0 to 10 as to the risk they might cheat.

"WADA Director General David Howman informed his Executive Committee and Foundation Board at a meeting in Montreal that WADA would give its full support to the UCI, which will also have an investigation, to try and identify the source of the leak," the WADA statement added.

Reuters

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