Schlecks' director Andersen should be banned, says French boss

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Kim Andersen should be fired from his managerial post at Andy Schleck's team due to his past doping offenses, according to French Cycling Federation (FFC) President David Lappartient.

In an interview with France's Le Monde newspaper last week, Lappartient said that cycling could take more steps to ensure a cleaner future. He pointed to the teams' directors and managerial staff, who have a doping past or who have hired questionable riders.

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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.