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Myllyla part of 2001 scandal

Updated: February 3, 2010, 11:16 AM ET
Associated Press

HELSINKI -- Former Olympic cross-country skiing champion Mika Myllyla, who was involved in Finland's largest doping scandal in 2001, admitted using the banned blood booster EPO.

Finland's Channel Four TV reported Tuesday Myllyla acknowledged using the endurance-enhancing drug during questioning by officers of the National Bureau of Investigation last April.

"I have been personally injected with EPO, but won't say who gave it to me," Myllyla was quoted as telling officers, according ...

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