Preidler charged with fraud in Operation Aderlass doping inquiry

Georg Preidler won a stage of the 2018 Tour de Pologne
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According to a report by the Austria Press Agency, Georg Preidler has been charged with fraud in relation to his testimony in the Operation Aderlass doping inquiry.

Preidler admitted to having his blood withdrawn by doctor Mark Schmidt, who is accused of providing blood transfusions to numerous athletes, but denied having it re-infused.

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