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Armstrong To Join Kazakh Cycling Team

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Armstrong To Join Kazakh Cycling Team

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Armstrong To Join Kazakh Cycling Team

Armstrong To Join Kazakh Cycling Team

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The Kazakh Cycling Federation has announced that Lance Armstrong will join Team Astana for his comeback to professional cycling. Alex Chadwick talks to Andrew Hood, European correspondent for VeloNews, about why Armstrong might have chosen this team, despite the fact that it encountered serious doping problems last year.