Tour de France
ARENBERG, France (AP) — Dutch rider Lars Boom won a chaotic, crash-marred fifth stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday marked by the withdrawal of defending champion Chris Froome after his second fall in […]
PARIS (AP) — Chris Froome won the 100th Tour de France on Sunday and immediately vowed that his victory wouldn’t be stripped for doping as Lance Armstrong’s were. “This is one yellow jersey that will […]
L’ALPE D’HUEZ, France (AP) — After five grueling hours of riding, as he strained and sweated to victory in an eye-popping Tour de France stage with crowds that turned cycling’s most famous climb into a […]
CHORGES, France (AP) — Even when he expects to lose, Tour de France champion-in-the-making Chris Froome cannot help but win. He’s that strong and he’s making it look easy. On a day when the British […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Nike, which helped build Lance Armstrong’s Livestrong cancer charity into a global brand and introduced its familiar yellow wristband, is cutting ties with the foundation in the latest fallout from the […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Dallas promotions company sued Lance Armstrong on Thursday, demanding he repay $12 million in bonuses and fees it paid him for winning the Tour de France.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Readers of Lance Armstrong’s two books detailing his cycling accomplishments are suing the disgraced athlete and his publishers because of his denials of drug use.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — By admitting to Oprah that he doped during his professional cycling career, Lance potentially opened himself up to a stream of litigation that could hurt his pocketbook for years to come.
CHICAGO (AP) — He did it. He finally admitted it. Lance Armstrong doped. He was light on the details and didn’t name names. He mused that he might not have been caught if not for his comeback in 2009.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Lance Armstrong’s explanation that he used performance-enhancing drugs to create “a level playing field” in cycling has been described by the head of WADA as “a fraud.”