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CBS News(CBS News) Lance Armstrong has offered to pay more than $5 million to the federal government to compensate for the fraud he allegedly committed against the U.S. Postal Service, CBS News has learned. The Postal Service paid Armstrong's team more than $30...
AP Sports WriterAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong says he will no longer fight charges from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that he used performance-enhancing drugs during his unprecedented cycling career, a decision that could put his string of seven Tour de France...
Lance Armstrong 's former teammate, Tyler Hamilton, says Armstrong and other team leaders encouraged, promoted and took part in a doping program in an effort to win the Tour de France in 1999 and beyond, according to a report aired Sunday night on "60...
Tags: Cycling, Lance Armstrong, Testosterone, Tyler Hamilton, Sports
ReutersJune 16 (Reuters) - Portugal's Rui Costa claimed the Tour of Switzerland for a second successive year after winning the final time trial stage in Flumserberg on Sunday. The Movistar rider, who trailed Swiss yellow jersey wearer Mathias Frank by 13...
SEATTLE — When cyclist Lance Armstrong was found to have used performance-enhancing drugs last fall, he was publicly disgraced, stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned from the sport for life. When outfielder Melky Cabrera tested...
ReutersRISOUL, France, June 9 (Reuters) - Britain's Chris Froome will head to the Tour de France in great heart after winning the Criterium du Dauphine on Sunday. Team Sky team mate Richie Porte of Australia finished second overall following the final...
Tags: Chris Froome, Richie Porte, Italy, United Kingdom, France
ReutersLONDON, June 12 (Reuters) - Briton Chris Froome made clear on Wednesday that he has no intention of ever again playing second fiddle to compatriot and Sky team mate Bradley Wiggins on the Tour de France. The 28-year-old, winner of the Criterium du...
Tags: Chris Froome, France, Bradley Wiggins
firstname.lastname@example.orgAt least 140 competitors are slated to take to the streets for this weekend’s Tour of Washington County bike races, which will begin in Hagerstown’s Arts and Entertainment District Friday night. On Saturday, the racers will move to...
ReutersRISOUL, France (Reuters) - Briton Chris Froome's chances of going one better than his second place finish in the 2012 Tour de France could not look stronger as the Team Sky rider triumphed in the Criterium du Dauphine on Sunday. Second on the final stage...
Tags: Chris Froome, Cycling, Alberto Contador, Cycling Trial, Italy
Bud Selig, baseball's commissioner, declared the game's steroid era "clearly a thing of the past" and the use of banned performance-enhancing substances "virtually nonexistent." It was January 2010, and former home run champion Mark McGwire had just...
ReutersPARIS, June 7 (Reuters) - Swiss Fabian Cancellara will not take part in this year's Tour de France so he can prepare for the world championships, the RadioShack-Leopard rider was quoted as saying on Friday. "The Tour has given me beautiful things...
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