Dierickxsens violation 15/07/1999 Violation ID 275
After winning Stage 11 of the 1999 Tour de France, Dierickxsens told doctors he had a prescription for Synacthen. Though his urine test proved negative, his team was not aware of his use of the product and sent him home from the race.
Teams and people
- Ludo Dierckxsens uit Tour gezet, Het Belang van Limburg, 20/07/1999
- Ludo Dierckxsens thrown out of Tour, Cyclingnews.com, 20/07/1999
- Dierckxsens pays drugs penalty, Independent, 20/07/1999
- Dopingjagers kunnen eindelijk op zoek naar synacthen, De Morgen, 09/07/2009