Daryl Impey fails doping test

Updated: July 2, 2014, 8:56 AM ET
Associated Press

SYDNEY -- Orica-GreenEDGE rider Daryl Impey of South Africa has been omitted from the team's Tour de France lineup after failing a doping test.

Australian-based Orica-GreenEDGE released a statement Wednesday saying it was notified by The South African Institute for Drug-Free Sport that the 29-year-old delivered a positive A and B sample to the banned masking agent Probenecid after the South African Championships on February 6.

Impey became the first African rider to wear the Tour ...

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