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Inspector denied entry after credential flap

Updated: August 14, 2004, 12:50 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- A blood doping test on many of the top cyclists at the Athens Games had to be canceled Friday when the inspector was not allowed into the Olympic Village because of a problem with his credential, the UCI cycling federation said.

"We had everything ready -- the commissioner and the doctor and the riders were there but the inspector was not allowed to go in," UCI spokesman Enrico Carpani said.

The UCI immediately warned the IOC, and Olympic organizers have apologized ...

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