Miguel Indurain defends Bradley Wiggins over TUE controversy

The five-time Tour de France winner says Wiggins has "no reason to justify himself" over the furore

Five-time Tour de France winner Miguel Indurain says that Bradley Wiggins followed the rules in applying for TUEs and should not have to justify himself.

Wiggins received permission to inject corticosteroid triamcinolone ahead of the 2011 and 2012 editions of the Tour de France and the 2013 Giro d'Italia. Some suggest that Wiggins and his then current employers Team Sky entered a grey area fair play given the reported strong effects of the corticosteroid known as 'Kenacort'.

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