(FILES) - Picture taken on July 25, 2007 shows Denmark's Michael Rasmussen (Rabobank/Ned) riding during the16th stage of the 94th Tour de France cycling race between Orthez and Gourette Aubisque. ... more 
(FILES) - Picture taken on July 25, 2007 shows Denmark's Michael Rasmussen (Rabobank/Ned) riding during the16th stage of the 94th Tour de France cycling race between Orthez and Gourette Aubisque. Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen, who quit the 2007 Tour de France when he was wearing the race leader's yellow jersey, admitted on January 31, 2013 that he had used banned drugs between 1998-2010. Rasmussen, a renowned climber who added that he was now retiring from the sport, said he had used the blood-booster EPO, growth hormones, testosterone, insulin and cortisone, as well as receiving blood transfusions. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFEFRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images less 
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