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They don't call it the press pack for nothing and in London the snarling hounds with pens and tape recorders in their paws showed their teeth for the first time.

At Alexander Vinokourov's press conference the agenda was dominated by one subject alone. The question put to the Kazakh over and over again was: "Why do you continue to work with Dr Michele Ferrari?"

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