Kazakhstan: Team Astana withdraws

neweurasia reports that this year's Tour de France is over for the Kazakhstani Team Astana following the positive doping test of the team's captain Alexander Vinokurov.

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  • JWAJ

    If it is true, and who doubts it given Vino’s performance, then I spit on him! DAMN him and shame forever.

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