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French agency to retest '08 samples

Updated: July 26, 2009, 11:53 AM ET
Associated Press

PARIS -- The French anti-doping agency will retest some blood samples from last year's Tour de France, mainly for the banned blood-booster CERA.

About 15 riders will be affected by the retesting, AFLD president Pierre Bordry said Sunday. He refused to identify the riders, but said they had been informed of the proceedings before the start of this year's Tour in Monaco.

The retesting will be conducted in September and October.

"We have obtained information concerning those riders ...

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