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Italian newspaper La Gazzetta Dello Sport are reporting that current world champion Mark Cavendish missed at least one out of competition dope test during 2011. If a rider misses three out of competition tests in an 18-month period they qualify for sanctioning.
Today's print edition of the paper states that "multiple sources" have confirmed the story, suggesting it to be a bureaucratic error on the British sprinter's part rather than anything else.
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