July 27, 2006

Tour de France winner Landis gives positive drugs test

LONDON (Reuters) - Tour de France winner Floyd Landis has
given a positive drugs test for the male sex hormone
testosterone, his Phonak team said on Thursday.

"The Phonak Cycling Team was notified yesterday by the UCI
of an unusual level of testosterone/epitestosterone ratio in
the test made on Floyd Landis after stage 17 of the Tour de
France," Phonak said in a team statement.