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Bastianelli says she has handed over banned product for analysis

Updated: August 5, 2008, 11:20 AM ET
Associated Press

ROME -- Italian cyclist Marta Bastianelli was questioned Tuesday by the Italian Olympic Committee's anti-doping prosecutor after she tested positive for a banned stimulant and lost her Beijing Olympics spot.

Bastianelli, who won the women's road race at last year's world championships, said she had "shed light on the main points" of the case during the session.

The 21-year-old rider tested positive during July's under-23 European championships in northern Italy. She has said she did ...

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