Former French Anti-Doping boss accuses Lance Armstrong of motor doping

Verdy says he doesn't think Armstrong's performances were possible on just EPO alone

Lance Armstrong at the 2002 Tour de France (Photo by Tim De Waele/Getty Images)

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The former boss of French Anti-Doping has accused Lance Armstrong of motor-doping during his career, saying that the Texan's admittance of using EPO can't solely explain his performances.

"Lance Armstrong, this is the best scam. With complicity at all levels. He got special treatment. Many told me that I should not tackle legends, that I was going to find myself alone. But if the legends are mounted on anything...I also believe that he had a motor in the bike," Jean-Pierre Verdy told French television programme Stade 2 during an interview.

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