Bruyneel dismisses 'suspicious syringes' claim

Johan Bruyneel and Alberto Contador

Johan Bruyneel today brushed aside allegations that the Astana team under his control at this year's Tour de France discarded 'suspicious syringes' during the race.

Investigators in Paris have apparently begun preliminary investigations after the discovery of several 'suspicious syringes' supposedly found in containers given to the teams during the race for the safe disposal of medical waste.

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