Bettini in trouble over dope control notification

Paolo Bettini

Italian coach and two-time world champion, Paolo Bettini is in trouble for tax evasion and alerting a rider of a doping control.

"I'm accused of something that doesn't exist," Bettini told Italy's ANSA news agency. "It's very damaging to my image."

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.