Lizzie Armitstead wins court appeal to compete at Rio 2016 Olympics

• Armitstead overturns suspension for three ‘whereabouts’ failures
• 27-year-old was funded by British Cycling in challenge against Ukad

Lizzie Armitstead, who was in danger of missing the Olympic Games in Rio after being suspended by UK Anti-Doping for allegedly missing three tests, has had the decision unanimously overturned by the court of arbitration for sport.

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