Alberto Contador demands tougher punishment for dopers in cycling

He said a life-time ban should be the only option

LAST UPDATED: 27 Apr, 2016 @ 15:17

Tirreno Adriatico - Day FourALBERTO Contador has demanded that riders caught mechanical doping should be banned for life.

The two-time Tour de France winner was speaking out after recent allegations that cyclists were using motors in their bikes.

Contador said: “First there was the fight against doping. Now the affair of mechanical fraud.

“A lifetime suspension must be the only verdict. No pardon.”

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