Ex-Armstrong teammate Heras banned for doping
MADRID, Spain -- Roberto Heras has been banned from competition for two years and stripped of his last title for doping, Spain's cycling federation said Thursday.
Eugenio Bermudez, the federation's secretary-general, said Heras had been notified of the decision and that he can appeal.
Jose Maria Buxeda, Heras' lawyer, said the Spanish rider would now decide whether to launch a legal appeal in Spain or take the case to the Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport.
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