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Drugs reportedly found in blood samples from Belgian racing pigeons

Samples taken from a number of Belgian racing pigeons have tested positive for drugs, according to local media.

Reports say that the doping was only unearthed when the samples were sent to a laboratory in South Africa, after tests carried out in Belgium did not reveal a problem.

Tom Santorelli reports.

  • 25 Oct 2013
  • From the section Europe
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