Spanish climber Eladio Jimenez tests positive for EPO

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33-year-old Spaniard Eladio Jimenez (Loule) has tested positive for EPO.  The result came from tests carried out in a laboratory based in Madrid.

A three times stage winner of the Vuelta, and former Kelme rider, Jimenez' positive test dates from the Tour of Portugal, where he won stage six of the race.

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