Matt Rendell

Rendell: “Whole revived Pantani story is based on rumours and innuendo”

- Fact 1: Pantani was a habitual drug user, chronically addicted to cocaine. – Fact 2: Pantani almost certainly doped for his entire professional career. – Fact 3: There appears to be a real push to retell the Pantani story and reshape, or repackage, these two previously-accepted facts. We’ve heard quite a few claims in […]

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Rendell: Pantani murder would ‘contradict all the evidence I saw’

Responding to media reports in La Gazzetta dello Sport that the public prosecutor in Rimini has reopened the case into Marco Pantani’s death due to a suspicion of murder, broadcaster and author Matt Rendell has expressed surprise at the latest developments. Rendell’s The Death of Marco Pantani is what many consider to be the definitive […]

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