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Only more 'dirty work' will clean up doping: Tygart

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US Anti-Doping Agency chief Travis Tygart on Wednesday appealed to German lawmakers to help keep up the 'dirty work' needed to remove drugs cheats like Lance Armstrong from sport. 

Travis Tygart, chief executive officer of the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), waits to speak at the Bundestag (lower house of parliament) in Berlin on January 30, 2013. Tygart on Wednesday appealed to German lawmakers to help keep up the 'dirty work' needed to remove drugs cheats like Lance Armstrong from sport.

USADA stripped Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and slapped him with a lifetime ban in October after releasing a damning report which detailed the American's sophisticated doping programme.

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