Lance Armstrong seeks to delay fraud trial until 2018

Armstrong was banned for life in August 2012 after the US Anti-Doping Agency reported he actively took part in one of the most sophisticated doping schemes ever seen in sport.

Sep 02, 2017, 00:28 AM IST
Lance Armstrong to face jury trial in $100 million lawsuit filed by US government

Lance Armstrong to face jury trial in $100 million lawsuit filed by US government

US govt. has accused Armstrong of defrauding the government by accepting millions of dollars in sponsorship money from the U.S. Postal Service.

Feb 14, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
Return from death: Cyclist's miraculous escape after getting crushed under car

Return from death: Cyclist's miraculous escape after getting crushed under car

The video shows a woman cyclist getting crushed under a car and her cycle getting dragged for few meters

Dec 14, 2015, 09:30 AM IST

Pedalling like a pro may reduce your performance

Even if you find pedalling like Chris Froome or other Tour de France winners appealing, better not try it as researchers have found that pedalling like a professional cyclist may actually reduce rather than improve your performance.

Sep 14, 2015, 14:41 PM IST
Lance Armstrong makes low key return to Tour de France for charity

Lance Armstrong makes low key return to Tour de France for charity

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong made a low key return to the Tour de France on Thursday when the American cancer survivor set off on a charity ride that follows the route of this year`s race.

Jul 16, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

Pak Taliban video shows Chinese tourist begging govt to pay ransom

China today said it is verifying a video released by the Pakistani Taliban which showed a kidnapped Chinese tourist appealing to his government to pay the ransom demanded by his captors to secure his freedom.

May 26, 2015, 18:26 PM IST
Cyclist Lance Armstrong charged with hit-and-run in Colorado

Cyclist Lance Armstrong charged with hit-and-run in Colorado

Former American cyclist Lance Armstrong stands accused of fleeing from the scene of an accident after crashing into two parked cars and would soon be produced in an Aspen court.

Feb 04, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Commonwealth Games: Anna Meares targets medal record today

Australian cyclist Anna Meares will attempt to defend her women`s sprint title on Saturday and become the joint most decorated track cyclist in Commonwealth Games history.

Jul 26, 2014, 09:16 AM IST

Lance Armstrong, Alex Rodriguez let people down: Kate Hudson

Actress Kate Hudson feels sports personalities and her former boyfriends Lance Armstrong and Alex Rodriguez made bad choices and let people down.

Jun 10, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban kidnap Chinese cyclist

The Pakistani Taliban have kidnapped a Chinese tourist on a cycling tour of the country, police and Taliban sources said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of abductions aimed at raising money for rival Taliban factions.

May 20, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Hoy cops for Foy Chelsea abuse

Olympic champion cyclist Chris Hoy found himself yet again on the receiving end of Twitter abuse directed at football referee Chris Foy as angry Chelsea fans vented their frustration on social media.

Mar 18, 2014, 11:19 AM IST

Victoria Pendleton opens up on life after cycling career

Victoria Pendleton has confessed that retiring has given her a sense of freedom.

Jan 17, 2014, 09:54 AM IST

‘Suspicious` cyclists send Jaipur cops into tizzy

A phone call regarding suspicious movement by two cyclists near a crowded Hanuman temple here today threw the police into a tizzy.

Jun 04, 2013, 17:29 PM IST

Will Lance Armstrong confess to doping on Oprah Winfrey show?

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has reportedly confessed to using performance enhancing drugs during an interview with Oprah Winfrey on Monday.

Jan 15, 2013, 23:58 PM IST

Lance Armstrong likely to confess to doping in Oprah interview

Banned cyclist Lance Armstrong is likely to confess to doping in the scheduled Oprah Winfrey no-holds-barred chat show, according to American newspaper, USA Today.

Jan 12, 2013, 16:10 PM IST

WADA denies any approach from Armstrong over ‘drug-use’ confession

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has said it has had no approach from disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong to indicate he is ready to admit using performance-enhancing drugs.

Jan 06, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Matt Damon up for Lance Armstrong biopic

Actor Matt Damon is reportedly in talks to play cyclist Lance Armstrong.

Oct 31, 2012, 11:18 AM IST

Nike vehemently denies involvement in Armstrong doping scandal

Sportswear Company Nike has strongly denied any involvement in the Lance Armstrong doping scandal, saying the company doesn’t condone the use of illegal performance enhancing drugs.

Oct 17, 2012, 19:27 PM IST

6000 calories per day diet secret behind Brit cyclist ’s glorious career

British cyclist Sir Chris Hoy, who won three gold medals at the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008, consumes up to 6,000 calories a day.

Jul 24, 2012, 18:09 PM IST

Delhi: Young cyclist killed after being hit by bus

A young cyclist was killed and another injured when a DTC bus hit them in central Delhi this evening triggering protest by locals who damaged the vehicle, police said.

Jul 16, 2012, 00:17 AM IST