On the same day Italian rider Cristian Moreni failed a drug test and was detained by French police, Tour de France leader Michael Rasmussen was removed from the race by his team. Rabobank team spokesman Jacob Bergsma said Rasmussen violated teams rules and, thus, was sent home. While Rasmussen did not fail any drug tests, he did provide incorrect information about his whereabouts, leading him to miss two random drug tests.
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