Wiggins’ sadness over Armstrong scandal

Bradley Wiggins

Bradley Wiggins

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ADOPTED Wiganer Bradley Wiggins says he will defend the reputation of his sport in the wake of the Lance Armstrong doping scandal.

Speaking about the impact of the US anti-doping agency’s report into the seven time Tour de France champion, Wiggins explained that he would grudgingly accept his role as a cycling spokesman.

The current Olympic and Tour champ, said: “The effect it has on me as the current champion is that I’ve got to pick up the pieces and be the voice of the Tour which I’m not happy about doing but I understand why I have to do it.


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