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Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen leaves after addressing a press conference in Herning, Denmark, on January 31, 2013. Rasmussen, who quit the 2007 Tour de France when he was wearing the race leader's yellow jersey, admitted that he had used banned drugs between 1998 and 2010. Rasmussen, a renowned climber who added that he was now retiring from the sport, said he had used the blood-booster EPO, growth hormones, testosterone, insulin and cortisone, as well as receiving blood transfusions. AFP PHOTO / HENNING BAGGER / SCANPIX DENMARK / DENMARK OUT (Photo credit should read HENNING BAGGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen leaves after addressing a press conference in Herning, Denmark, on January 31, 2013. Rasmussen, who quit the 2007 Tour de France when he was wearing the race leader's yellow jersey, admitted that he had used banned drugs between 1998 and 2010. Rasmussen, a renowned climber who added that he was now retiring from the sport, said he had used the blood-booster EPO, growth hormones, testosterone, insulin and cortisone, as well as receiving blood transfusions. AFP PHOTO / HENNING BAGGER / SCANPIX DENMARK / DENMARK OUT (Photo credit should read HENNING BAGGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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January 31, 2013
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160436786
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HENNING BAGGER / Staff
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AFP
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SCANPIX DENMARK
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DV1400197

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Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen leaves after addressing a press... News Photo 160436786Cycling,Danish,Denmark,Herning,Horizontal,Leaving,Mickael Rasmussen,Press Conference,Speech,SportPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPDanish cyclist Michael Rasmussen leaves after addressing a press conference in Herning, Denmark, on January 31, 2013. Rasmussen, who quit the 2007 Tour de France when he was wearing the race leader's yellow jersey, admitted that he had used banned drugs between 1998 and 2010. Rasmussen, a renowned climber who added that he was now retiring from the sport, said he had used the blood-booster EPO, growth hormones, testosterone, insulin and cortisone, as well as receiving blood transfusions. AFP PHOTO / HENNING BAGGER / SCANPIX DENMARK / DENMARK OUT (Photo credit should read HENNING BAGGER/AFP/Getty Images)