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Walter Mayer faces doping charges

Updated: February 25, 2011, 9:38 AM ET
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VIENNA -- Former Nordic skiing and biathlon coach Walter Mayer of Austria will stand trial for allegedly selling doping substances to athletes, while Austrian cyclist Michael Knopf was banned four years by the nation's anti-doping agency for supplying other riders with banned substances.

Mayer and four accomplices supplied athletes with banned drugs after Austria's new anti-doping laws in August 2008 made possessing and selling doping products a criminal offense, the prosecution in Vienna ...

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