League Notes: French Anti-Doping Agency To Carry Out Tour De France Testing
The French Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD) has agreed to carry out testing at the Tour de France in June. The AFLD said in a statement on Thursday the Int'l Cycling Union (UCI) had guaranteed "information on the whereabouts of the riders and their biological profile data in order to carry out random tests" (REUTERS, 2/28). ... The Philippine anti-narcotics agency called Sunday for a "mandatory drug-testing covering all collegiate athletes after two basketball players of a university in Metro Manila were caught in possession of dried marijuana, a prohibited substance" (XINHUA, 3/3).