Former Team Sky doctor would not prescribe Bradley Wiggins TUE again if he had the chance

Dr Richard Freeman spoke for the first time since a UK Anti-Doping investigation into Team Sky

Dr Richard Freeman is under investigation by the General Medical Council

(Image credit: Simon Wilkinson/

Bradley Wiggins would not have been prescribed a TUE for corticosteroid again had Doctor Richard Freeman had a chance to do it over.

Freeman spoke for the first time since the UKAD investigation erupted two years ago when Russian hacker Fancy Bears revealed Team Sky’s former star Wiggins used corticosteroid ahead of his major appointments, including the 2012 Tour de France which he won.

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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.