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post #181 of (permalink) Old 01-20-2013, 08:29 AM
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Re: Djokovic on Armstrong, cycling, doping etc

Don't know if this has been posted yet. Murray and Federer call for stricter doping tests:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/ten...n-cycling.html

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Andy Murray calls on tennis to get tough on drugs in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal in cycling
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/ten...in-tennis.html

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Roger Federer wants to be drug tested more often as worries mount over anti-doping programme in tennis

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Originally Posted by philosophicalarf View Post
Armstrong says in-competition testing will never catch anyone, only out-of-competition testing and the blood passport can.

Tennis has no blood passport system, and does basically no out of competition testing.

The methods and drugs used by Armstrong in 1999 would work in tennis right now, with zero chance of being caught (not slightly surprising to anyone familiar with the topic, btw).
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