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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    Kwok Ho-ting to miss road championships

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 10:33pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... was nowhere to be seen as the Hong Kong team prepared for the event, an opportunity to collect world ranking points. With the extra financial support, we can raise the event to international standards ... champions. "With the extra financial support, we can raise the event to international standards and attract more young riders," he said. ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Armstrong facing big financial hit over doping ban

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 10:01am by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... Armstrong’s successes in cycling’s most gruelling and celebrated race between 1999 and 2005. During that period, Tailwind Sports, the parent company of his US Postal Service team, took out a policy ... worth of US$125 million, has already taken a financial hit, as high-profile sponsors including sportswear firm Nike have dropped him from marketing campaigns. Business magazine Forbes said ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Feds urge judge to allow Armstrong case to proceed

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 11:02am by Associated Press in Austin

    ... Associated Press in Austin Justice Department lawyers urged a federal judge to allow the government’s fraud lawsuit against Lance Armstrong to continue, arguing the US Postal Service was tainted by its sponsorship of his team while he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France. The Postal Service, which insists it didn’t know about a team drug regimen ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    New velodrome 'can host world's best cycling events'

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 10:09pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... Kong's new venue during the team managers' meeting... in Manchester. They all want to see Hong Kong stage a World Cup leg Shen Jinkang "Financial backing is one of the major concerns, ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Ex-UCI chief helped me cover up dope test failure, Lance Armstrong claims

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 10:44am

    ... should have been disqualified even if he later produced a prescription. Verbruggen was granted honorary membership by the IOC in 2008 after 12 years’ service and will complete his duties as chairman of the Olympic Broadcasting Service after the Sochi Winter Games in February. The IOC released a statement, saying, “It is hard to give any credibility to the claims of a cyclist who ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Lance Armstrong settles insurance company lawsuit

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 10:07pm by AP

    ... by Armstrong's US Postal Service team that led to him being stripped of the seven Tour de France titles he won from 1999 to 2005. The agency, which also banned Armstrong from Olympic sports for life, has ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Judge orders Armstrong to answer doping questions

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 04:05pm by Associated Press in Austin, Texas

    ... have joined a whistle-blower lawsuit that seeks to recover more than US$30 million in sponsorship money paid to Armstrong by the US Postal Service. SCA Promotions, a Dallas-based insurance ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Lance Armstrong’s lawyers ask US judge to dismiss fraud case

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 10:53am by Reuters in Washington

    ... decision to join Landis’ lawsuit. The lawsuit centres around sponsorship money from the US Postal Service, which paid $40 million from 1998 through 2004 to have Armstrong and his teammates from ... broken. It is asking for triple damages. Armstrong’s lawyer Robert Luskin has said that the Postal Service benefited from the sponsorship, regardless of doping. The False Claims Act allows ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    UCI disbands independent Armstrong commission

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 09:06am by AFP

    ... in their “reasoned decision” regarding the UCI’s alleged complicity in his drug-taking and the conduct of the American’s US Postal Service team that led cycling chiefs to set up the independent commission. ... indications” had refused to contribute financially. “While I am committed to a TRC, it needs to be a process which is in the best interests of our sport and our federation-- and which also does ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    A Tour de France day where teamwork shined

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 10:23am by AP

    ... in the scorching sun. “Room service,” the big German said light-heartedly. As the new leader of cycling’s showcase race, Daryl Impey can look forward to some first-class treatment, too. Being the first ...




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