Jacques Rogge defends cycling

Updated: October 24, 2012, 3:45 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- IOC President Jacques Rogge defended the international cycling union's anti-doping efforts Wednesday and said it would be wrong to kick the sport out of the Olympics in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal.

Rogge called the evidence against Armstrong "shocking" but said it will ultimately be a "good thing" that helps clean up the sport after a string of high-profile drug cases.

Some critics have called for cycling to be thrown out of the Olympics following the U.S. Anti-Doping ...

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