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Cycling Doping

Lance Returns Olympic Medal, Finally

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.12.2013 | Sports

Nearly eight months after the International Olympic Committee stripped him of his 2000 Olympic bronze medal, Lance Armstrong finally gave it up. T...

Former Tour De France Winner Defends Lance Armstrong

AP | CIARAN FAHEY | Posted 08.01.2013 | Sports

BERLIN (AP) — Lance Armstrong should have his seven Tour de France victories reinstated because of the prevalence of doping at the time, former cycl...

Cycling Rocked By Another Doping Scandal

AP | ANDREW DAMPF | Posted 05.24.2013 | Sports

ROME -- Cycling's first major race since the end of the Lance Armstrong case was rattled by another high-profile positive doping test Friday. Former ...

Cycling: The Nice Guys Finish Last

Ian McMahan | Posted 06.01.2013 | Sports
Ian McMahan

Just when you think competitive cycling has no redeeming qualities other than for perfecting PED tests, a glimpse of humanity appears on the horizon.

Reigning Tour de France Champs Calls Out Lance

AP | Posted 03.27.2013 | Sports

LONDON — Bradley Wiggins is convinced Lance Armstrong doped when the American returned to cycling in 2009, claiming he was robbed of being feted...

When Heroes Let Our Kids Down

Shawn Bean | Posted 03.17.2013 | Parents
Shawn Bean

It makes me wonder if Armstrong has already endured the toughest conversation of his life, one that predated the chat with Oprah. I wonder if he sat below those seven well-lit Tour de France jerseys on display in his Austin home, with five kids next to him on the sofa, and explained to them What Dad Did.

Lance Plummets From Grace

Diana Nyad | Posted 12.25.2012 | Sports
Diana Nyad

It is not overstatement to say that Lance Armstrong's careening fall from grace has no rival in recent American history. Perhaps only Richard Nixon earns equal status of disgrace.

Lance Armstrong: The Sports Story Gets a Rewrite

Brian Rooney | Posted 12.22.2012 | Sports
Brian Rooney

It is impossible to erase what really happened. Lance Armstrong won those seven races. In the rewrite of Armstrong's records the sport of cycling would have you believe they are punishing the perfidy of their greatest rider, while what they really want is for the world to forget their own.

REPORT: Lance's Dirty Doc Linked To More Prominent Cyclists

AP | ANDREW DAMPF | Posted 10.19.2012 | Sports

ROME -- At least 15 more cyclists have been linked to Lance Armstrong's banned Italian sport doctor in an intricate scheme of money laundering, tax ev...

Lance Armstrong: The Fall From Grace

Erica Diamond | Posted 10.17.2012 | Sports
Erica Diamond

I loved Lance, I still respect Lance and I feel sad on many levels. It's kind of like he turned out to be my false hero. But do today's headlines negate all the races he won, and all the good he's done? I don't believe entirely.

Why Wasn't Lance Armstrong Caught Earlier?

Andy Miah | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
Andy Miah

If Armstrong is guilty, then another of the world's greatest heros has failed us, at least this is what they will say. In my view, it is the sport system that is failing us.

To an Athlete Lying Young

James Moore | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
James Moore

The Lance Armstrong story was as American as a Chevrolet commercial. Lance was the everyman icon for accomplishment and effort. He also appears to have cheated. And lied.

Doping Bombshell For Lance Armstrong

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 12.10.2012 | Sports

Lance Armstrong said he wanted to see the names of his accusers. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency gave him 26, including 11 former teammates. The world's ...

Tyler Hamilton: Lance Gave Me PEDs

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 08.31.2012 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- Tyler Hamilton says Lance Armstrong gave him an illegal blood booster before the 1999 Tour de France and that the teammates took bloo...

Who'll Get Lance Armstrong's Tour Titles?

AP | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 08.25.2012 | Sports

PARIS -- With Lance Armstrong stripped of his seven Tour de France titles for doping, simple logic might suggest that his runners-up from 1999 to 2005...

Lance Armstrong Biography

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.24.2012 | Sports

-- Born: Sept. 18, 1971 (Age 40) Place of Birth: Plano, Texas...

Armstrong Hit With Formal Doping Charges

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 06.30.2012 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has filed formal charges against Lance Armstrong, accusing the seven-time Tour de France winner of using ...

Police Search Cycling Team's Bus At Tour de France

AP | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 08.31.2011 | Sports

LA-ROCHE-SUR-YON, France — Police seized the Quick Step cycling team's bus for checks on the eve of the Tour de France for several hours before ...