Lab director denies hiding positive test

Updated: May 27, 2011, 5:44 PM ET
Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- The head of Switzerland's anti-doping laboratory on Friday denied claims that Lance Armstrong tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs at the 2001 Tour de Suisse and the results were covered up.

Martial Saugy said his Lausanne lab did find suspicious levels of banned blood-booster EPO in four urine samples from the race that Armstrong won, but he didn't know if any belonged to the seven-time Tour de France winner.

"The tests were not swept under the ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?