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Hotel staff behind missed drug-test for Chris Froome

TOUR de France favourite Chris Froome says staff at "quite an exclusive hotel in Italy" were simply protecting his privacy when they refused to allow drug testers access to his room earlier this year.

The Brit acknowledged it was his responsibility to ensure he was available for testing.



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