Homes of Bahrain Victorious riders and staff searched by police ahead of Tour de France

Bahrain Victorious in action at the Criterium du Dauphine
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Bahrain Victorious have confirmed that the homes of a number of riders and team staff were searched by police before their departure for the Tour de France.

The team suggested the  searches were part of the ongoing police investigation that saw members of the team searched during the 2021 Tour de France. 

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Stephen Farrand
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Stephen is the most experienced member of the Cyclingnews team, having reported on professional cycling since 1994. He has been Head of News at Cyclingnews since 2022, before which he held the position of European editor since 2012 and previously worked for Reuters, Shift Active Media, and CyclingWeekly, among other publications.