Search Results for 'Lance Armstrong'

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article 18 January 2013
Lance Armstrong admits doping to Oprah - video

As Lance Armstrong admits doping in an interview with US talk-show host Oprah Winfrey, journalist David Walsh - who investigated the doping allegations - gives his verdict to Channel 4 News.

article 24 August 2012 World, United States
Lance Armstrong's Tour de France wins to be 'obliterated'

Lance Armstrong's Tour de France record should be "obliterated", says the head of the World Anti-Doping Alliance, John Fahey. But does Wada have the power to do so?

article 14 June 2012 World
Drug bombshell saddles Lance Armstrong with new challenge

World cycling phenomenon Lance Armstrong has scaled the heights of his sport and conquered cancer, but now he is facing a new battle - to clear his name.

article 17 October 2012
Nike drops Lance Armstrong in the wake of doping scandal

Nike pulls it sponsorship deal with Lance Armstrong, as the disgraced cyclist steps down as chairman of his cancer charity following doping revelations.

article 09 January 2013 Culture
Lance Armstrong on Oprah: what does he gain?

As it emerges that disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is to take to the sofa on Oprah Winfrey's TV show, Channel 4 News asks what does a celebrity gain from a very public confession?

article 22 October 2012 World, United States
Lance Armstrong stripped of Tour de France titles

Lance Armstrong is stripped of seven Tour de France titles as cycling's world governing body, the UCI, accepts the findings of the US Anti-Doping Agency's investigation.

article 16 May 2013 UK
Frankie Dettori: 'I feel like Lance Armstrong'

Britain's most famous jockey opens up to Clare Balding in an exclusive TV interview about why he took cocaine last year, leading to a six-month ban from horse racing.

article 19 January 2013 World
Lance Armstrong: 'I don't deserve a life ban'

American cyclist Lance Armstrong says he should be allowed to compete at the top level again, despite admitting taking performance-enhancing drugs during all seven of his Tour de France victories.

article 25 August 2013 World, United States
Lance Armstrong agrees Sunday Times settlement

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong reaches a settlement with The Sunday Times who he sued for 1m over an article suggesting he was using performance enhancing drugs before his confession.

article 11 October 2012
After Armstrong, does cycling have 'nothing to hide'?

British cycling bosses have distanced themselves from an era in which star cyclist Lance Armstrong was able to head up a "sophisticated doping operation". So has the sport now cleaned up its act?