24.08.2012 [Christian Science Monitor] - Travis Tygart, the chief US antidoping executive, has tailed LanceArmstrong for years, spurred on by what he saw as steadily building evidence that the greatest American cyclist ever had cheated his way to seven Tour de France titles. Skip to next
24.08.2012 [ESPN] - The International Cycling Union on Friday said it will wait for the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to explain why LanceArmstrong should lose his unprecedented seven Tour de France titles before commenting on the case. The news preceded a statement from
24.08.2012 [Christian Science Monitor] - Never one to back away from a fight, LanceArmstrong is finally giving in and the cost of quitting is steep: His seven Tour de France titles could be gone as soon as Friday. Skip to next paragraph. In Pictures: LanceArmstrong: a career in question
UCI, cycling’s governing body, striped cyclist LanceArmstrong of his seven Tour de France titles Monday and banned him for life from the sport, following a damning report from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that charged Armstrong with doping. On Friday evening, Armstrong made his first public remarks Friday night following the USADA’s report...
Video on NBCNews.com: On Monday cyclist LanceArmstrong, who was stripped of his Tour de France titles in 2012 in the wake of doping evidence, offered an apology to the staff of his cancer charity, Livestrong. NBC’s Ron Mott reports.
25.08.2012 [Voice of America (blog)] - The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, USADA is moving to strip U.S. cyclist LanceArmstrong of his seven Tour de France titles. The agency has also banned Armstrong from the sport for life. A USADA statement Friday said Armstrong's decision not to take charges
25.08.2012 [Fox News] - His seven Tour de France titles stripped away and his legacy in tatters, LanceArmstrong is heading back outdoors and into the public eye. A day after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency punished Armstrong with a lifetime ban from professional cycling and
25.08.2012 [Daily News & Analysis] - "LanceArmstrong doesn't want a hug," Floyd Landis famously told the writer Dan Coyle in 2004. "He just wants to kick everyone's ass." For years, that is precisely what the American did as he amassed a record seven Tour de France titles, defying those
25.08.2012 [ABC News] - His seven Tour de France titles stripped away and his legacy in tatters, LanceArmstrong is heading back outdoors and into the public eye. A day after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency punished Armstrong with a lifetime ban from professional cycling and
24.08.2012 [NPR (blog)] - Cycling superstar and cancer survivor LanceArmstrong's seven Tour de France titles are about to be wiped from the record books. As NPR's Mike Pesca said early Friday on Morning Edition, while it is the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that announced Thursday
24.08.2012 [Wall Street Journal (blog)] - Former professional cyclist LanceArmstrong, who has been stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned from elite-level sports after he ended his fight against doping charges, got an early vouch of support from one of his best-known sponsors
24.08.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - Now that LanceArmstrong has been stripped of his seven Tour de France titles, he has arguably become the most controversial athlete of all time. Over the years, many athletes have found unwanted fame through doping, criminal activity, and
25.08.2012 [The Associated Press] - Faded images are all that remain of the unprecedented cycling career of LanceArmstrong. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency erased the rest of it on Friday. It wiped out 14 years of Armstrong's career — including his record seven Tour de France titles — and
24.08.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - LanceArmstrong is famously known for winning the Tour de France seven consecutive times, becoming the winningest rider in the history of the Tour de France. Earlier this year news came out that the USADA was going to bring forth doping charges against
24.08.2012 [Slate Magazine] - If you want to believe LanceArmstrong cheated his way to his seven Tour de France titles, there's sufficient evidence—blood samples and accusations from former teammates and cycling officials—to convict him a dozen times over. And, up until this
24.08.2012 [Reason] - Cycling great LanceArmstrong, long suspected of using performance-enhancing drugs, is being stripped of his record seven consecutive Tour de France titles. The head of United States Anti-Doping Association (USADA), Travis Tygart, has told the press
Now LanceArmstrong has been stripped of his seven consecutive Tour de France titles, thanks to the persistent doping allegations against him. It's a sad day for the sport, but at least it vindicates all of the clean-riding cyclists who finished behind Armstrong. Right? So here are the runners-up who stand to inherit the yellow jerseys from the disgraced champ:
Having won seven Tour de France titles, the 190-mile, two-day Pan Mass Challenge likely doesn't provide much of a challenge to LanceArmstrong. But the cyclist isn't concerned about that. Instead, it's all about helping to raise money for a worthy cause.
23.10.2012 The hammer has come down on cyclist LanceArmstrong, the AP reports: Cycling's governing body agreed Monday to strip LanceArmstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and ban him for life, following a report from the ...
23.10.2012 LanceArmstrong. October 23, 2012. On October 22, 2012, the International Cycling Union announced that it was stripping LanceArmstrong of all of his 7 Tour de France titles endorsing the findings of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) ...
23.10.2012 The International Cycling Union announced on Monday that it would not appeal the United States Anti-Doping Agency's ruling to bar LanceArmstrong for life from Olympic sports for doping and for playing an instrumental role ...
23.10.2012 (CNN) -- LanceArmstrong is losing the seven cycling titles that made him a legend. The International Cycling Union announced Monday that Armstrong is being stripped of his Tour de France titles.
23.10.2012 One down, one to do: The International Cycling Union said it will not challenge the doping charges filed by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency against LanceArmstrong, so he will be stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and ...
22.10.2012 STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- LanceArmstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life by cycling's governing body Monday following a report from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that accused him of ...