Washington, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The US ex biker Tyler Hamilton admitted he consumed performance enhancers during his career after years of denial and accused other team mates, among them Lance Armstrong, of similar behavior.
(Armstrong) took all we all did: there were EPO (erythropoietin), tetosterone…..” said Hamilton in excerpt of an interview for CBS TV. Network.
He noted having seen Armstrong, ex team mate and holder of seven Tour the France Crowns, injecting EPO at the 1999 Tour.
“I saw EPO in his cool-box. I saw him taking the shuts more than once, like we all did, as I did many, many times,” he assured.
Armstrong Attorney Mark Fabiani denied the allegations to British media. “Hamilton is trying to make money writing a book and is now trying to turn around history….,” said Fabiani who reminded that Armstrong set “the record” in running anti-doping tests in sports history.