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UCI did nothing to fight doping - USADA chief

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World cycling's governing body, the UCI, has contributed nothing to the fight against doping in the sport, the head of the US Anti-Doping Agency told the French Senate on Thursday. 

Travis Tygart, chief executive officer of the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), speaks on April 25, 2013 at the French Senate in Paris, during a hearing before an anti-doping commission. World cycling's governing body, the UCI, has contributed nothing to the fight against doping in the sport, Tygart said.

Travis Tygart, giving evidence under oath to a Senate commission on doping, said the UCI "did everything to put obstacles in our way" over the Lance Armstrong affair.

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