Posts Tagged "Lance Armstrong"

“Being cynical is the only thing that is still fun about cycling,” wrote Willard Ford, and I love that line so much that I might put it on a t-shirt.

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Lance Armstrong says he would still be issuing strident denials if he hadn’t been caught and then forced to admit to using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

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Lance Armstrong talked for several hours with cycling investigators about doping in the sport’s past, said a lawyer for the American who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles.

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In the early hours of Wednesday morning, those of us silly enough to be depriving ourselves of sleep watched a grown man bite another man on the shoulder at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

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Lance Armstrong has been ordered to give sworn videotaped testimony next month about using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France seven times.

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I was sat at my desk having completed a long article on George Hincapie. It was late. I was tired. Towards the end I’d included some quotes from Hincapie’s one-time teammate Frankie Andreu which I’d received in an email from Andreu.

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Time is running out for cycling to confront its culture of doping and clean up the sport once and for all, according to the man who brought down Lance Armstrong.

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Ever since the Lance Armstrong drug saga surfaced, the disgraced cyclist has been angling for a return to international competition.

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When are we going to see the Armstrong truth? Because I’m now thoroughly sick of the Armstrong lie.

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I almost felt sorry for Tyler Hamilton. Almost. Of course, I knew this would happen.

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Cancer. Just typing those six letters sends a chill down my spine. Everyone has a story about that horrible disease and mine is inexorably tied to Lance Armstrong.

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Former head of world cycling Hein Verbruggen has angrily rejected claims from Lance Armstrong that he helped to cover up a positive drug test for the disgraced American cyclist.

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Retired Italian rider Roberto Gaggioli told Friday’s edition of the Corriere della Sera that Lance Armstrong paid him $100,000 in 1993 in order to win the Million Dollar Race in the United States.

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Drug cheat Lance Armstrong has met up with one of his former ‘victims’, Christophe Bassons, to apologise for his role in forcing the French cyclist off the 1999 Tour de France.

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A friend today said, “what’s with people still writing stuff about Lance Armstrong, does anybody even care about him anymore?”

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Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong could be warming to an unofficial challenge from Australian triathlon star Chris McCormack.

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It has been a long held belief in boxing that sex before a bout will leave a fighter with weak legs. Australian swimming legend Dawn Fraser on the other hand was of the opinion that it enhanced athletic performance, for her anyway.

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“Man, I’m that busy talking to lawyers and going over things that have happened, I can’t remember what I have and haven’t said. You spend a day in a room with a team of lawyers. It’s like 24-hour root canal.”

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A year on from the release of the USADA’s Reasoned Decision, Lance Armstrong has given a four-part interview with Cyclingnews and while he may not have dropped any bombshells on the sport, there was definitely some startling reading.

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Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong needs nothing less than a “miracle” to revisit his lifetime ban from sports after admitting to doping, the world anti-doping body chief says.

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