Christophe Bassons catches motor doping suspect after car chase

Noticing he was under surveillance, the rider attempted to evade officials wanting to question him

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Further details have been revealed about the arrest of a 43-year-old French rider found to have been using a hidden motor at a third-category and junior race in the south-west of the country, including the news that former pro Christophe Bassons pursued the suspect in his car when he attempted to evade detection at a race in Saint-Michel-de-Double, near the city of Périgueux.

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