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Impossible to win the Tour de France without doping, says Armstrong

Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 17:29

Shamed US cyclist Lance Armstrong believes it is impossible to win cycling`s greatest race without using banned substances, he said in an interview with Le Monde on Friday, the eve of the 100th edition of the Tour de France.

Lance Armstrong faces $3m lawsuit for fraud

Last Updated: Saturday, March 02, 2013, 14:15

In a latest addition to the numerous legal challenges for Lance Armstrong, the disgraced cyclist has been slapped with a three million dollar-lawsuit claiming fraud, unjust enrichment and breach of contract by an insurance company.

Lance Armstong refuses to help USADA clean up cycling

Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 08:58

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong failed to meet anti-doping investigators before his Wednesday deadline, turning down the opportunity to help the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) in their bid to clean up the much-maligned sport of cycling.

Livestrong, USADA react to Armstrong confession

Last Updated: Friday, January 18, 2013, 12:53

There’s been a lot of mixed reactions to cyclist Lance Armstrong’s confession, admitting that he had taken performance enhancing drugs to win his seven Tour de France titles, with many feeling the apology bit of it was very sketchy.

Lance Armstrong quits from Livestrong’s board

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 14:33

Banned cyclist Lance Armstrong has stepped down as a board member of Livestrong.

UCI under pressure over being ‘complicit’ in Armstrong doping scandal

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 06, 2012, 14:12

The International Cycling Union (UCI) continues to face pressure from various sports sponsors and figures, after a major Australian clothing brand claimed that the organisation was ‘complicit’ in sweeping disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong’s doping scandal under the carpet.

Insurers want Lance Armstrong to return bonus money

Last Updated: Thursday, November 01, 2012, 11:23

A Dallas-based insurance company has said that it has asked disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong to return USD 12 million in bonuses paid to the American for winning Tour de France titles.

UK cyclist Cavendish says cycling still ‘cleanest’ sports despite Armstrong shame

Last Updated: Thursday, October 25, 2012, 18:22

British cycling ace Mark Cavendish has claimed cycling is still the cleanest sport in world despite Lance Armstrong getting banned from the sport for leading the most sophisticated doping scandal ever in sports history.

Contador says Armstrong was ‘humiliated, lynched’ during doping investigation

Last Updated: Thursday, October 25, 2012, 18:16

Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador believes banned Lance Armstrong has not been treated with proper respect throughout the doping investigation, and added that the American was humiliated and lynched by doping accusations.

UCI chief launches personal attacks on former team-mates of Armstrong

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 12:38

International Cycling Union (UCI) president, Pat McQuaid has slammed Lance Armstrong doping scandal’s whistle-blowers Floyd Landis and Tyler Hamilton as scumbags.

Barcelona refute links with banned doctor who worked with ‘drug-tainted’ Armstrong

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 13:51

Barcelona has claimed that Dr. Luis Garcia del Moral, a Spanish doctor who has been banned for life for his role in the Lance Armstrong doping scandal, has never been on the club`s staff or its payroll.

Djokovic pained at doping in sport following Armstrong revelations

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 11:19

Novak Djokovic has said he is happy that there are not many cases of athletes consuming performance-enhancing drugs in tennis.