French sports daily L’Equipe reported on Friday that Italian cyclist
Luca Paolini tested positive for cocaine.
It is the first positive doping test in this year’s Tour.
Cocaine is not a prohibited drug out of competition but is not allowed during races.
He was given a warning.
More to come.
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