Lance Armstrong’s claims that his use of performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career made it a level playing field have been labelled “amazing” and “simply not true” by United States Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart.
Sun, 27 Jan, 2013
The two Irish sportswriters who doggedly pursued Lance Armstrong throughout his career have dismissed the disgraced Texan’s TV confessional as a futile, desperate bid to mount one last climb — this time, out of the gutter he has mired himself in.
Sat, 19 Jan, 2013
Former UCI President Hein Verbruggen had assets managed by the investment bank of Thom Weisel, backer of the US Postal Services team that disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong rode for during his rise to fame in the late 90s and early 2000s — but has denied any wrongdoing.
Fri, 18 Jan, 2013
The US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) last night revealed its “reasoned decision” document, detailing the evidence it has amassed against Lance Armstrong and his US Postal Service team associates who engaged in what USADA calls “the most sophisticated, professionalised and successful doping programme that sport has ever seen”.
Thu, 11 Oct, 2012
Cycling’s world governing body the UCI have expressed their concern over the time taken by the US Anti-Doping Agency to release their written judgment on Lance Armstrong, who has already been banned for life and stripped of his seven Tour de France titles.
Fri, 28 Sep, 2012