Sinkewitz rues "great stupidity"

By Susan Westemeyer

Patrik Sinkewitz says that his positive doping test for testosterone was a "major mistake" and caused by his own "great stupidity". Sinkewitz tested positive for testosterone during a training camp in June, with the results being announced during the Tour de France after he had crashed out of the event, breaking his own nose and putting a 78 year-old spectator into a coma. On Tuesday morning he declined to have the B-sample tested, resulting in his German T-Mobile squad terminating his contract.

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