Doctor in cycling doping trial

A Spanish doctor has gone on trial accused of being the mastermind behind one of sport's largest doping rings. Eufemiano Fuentes is expected to deny breaking public health laws; Spain did not have anti-doping laws when his lab was raided in 2006.

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Spanish doctor to begin his doping defence tomorrow

The hearing to open the cycling doping trial of Spanish doctor Eufemiano Fuentes has closed for the day.

Dr Fuentes is scheduled to speak tomorrow in Madrid, Spanish media has reported, as he begins his defence against charges that he broke public health laws by conducting performance-enhancing blood transfusions.

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