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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    I was wrong to use cancer to boost my image, says Lance Armstrong

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 10:44am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Disgraced rider says his lies were 'inexcusable' Disgraced Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong has said he was wrong to use the story of his fight against cancer to boost his image as he tried to fend off the doping accusations that eventually led to his downfall. “I’d love to change it but I can’t,” the American, who survived testicular cancer, said after ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Livestrong anti-cancer charity pledges to carry on without Lance Armstrong

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Chicago Anti-cancer charity says its continued existence is based on the needs of patients and survivors, and transcends its disgraced cyclist founder Livestrong vows to survive doping fiasco The anti-cancer charity founded by disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong will survive despite the doping scandal that forced Armstrong out ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Armstrong cancer charity could be hurt by cyclist's scandal

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 12:00am by AFP, Arthur MacMillan

    ... Arthur MacMillan Livestrong has raised millions to battle disease but fallout from doping scandal may be costly Armstrong cancer charity could wind up as the biggest loser The impact of doping allegations levelled at Lance Armstrong does not end on the cycling circuit. The fallout encircles Livestrong, the charity he founded after recovering from cancer. Launched in 2003 ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Pat McQuaid expects ‘quick’ return to cycling's hot seat

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... nothing to do with the Armstrong case as all his Tour de France wins were before I took over," he said. "I read his book and the way he described his cancer and how he had looked death ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Lance Armstrong to quit as Livestrong charity chief

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Associated Press in Austin, Texas Armstrong to quit as charity chief Lance Armstrong stepped down as chairman of his Livestrong cancer charity yesterday as Nike broke all ties ... seven-time Tour de France champion had been able to escape detection for doping for so long. In a statement on Livestrong's website, cancer survivor Armstrong said he would "conclude my ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    No apologies expected from Armstrong on Oprah

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 11:20am

    ... begun issuing some apologies, stopping by the offices of Livestrong, the cancer charity he founded, to tell staff he was sorry of the damage he has done to the foundation. Armstrong is expected ... as the head of WADA and tossed out of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). While Pound challenged the cancer survivor to disprove the mounting evidence of widespread drug use in sport, a defiant ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Nike cuts ties with disgraced cycling star Armstrong

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 09:04pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Lance Armstrong stepped down as chairman of his Livestrong cancer charity on Wednesday as Nike broke all ties with the disgraced cycling star over ... had been able to escape detection for doping for so long. In a statement on Livestrong’s website, cancer survivor Armstrong said he would “conclude my chairmanship... to spare the foundation ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Armstrong weighs doping admission

    Posted Jan 05th 2013, 01:55pm by Associated Press in Austin, Texas

    ... Armstrong, who recovered from testicular cancer that had spread to his lungs and brain, won the Tour de France from 1999-2005. Although he has vehemently denied doping, Armstrong’s athletic career ... personal corporate sponsors and he recently stepped down from the board of Livestrong, the cancer-fighting charity he founded in 1997. Armstrong is facing other legal hurdles. The US Department ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Ullrich finally admits to doping

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Berlin Ullrich finally admits to doping Jan Ullrich, the only German winner of the Tour de France, has for the first time admitted to doping, with the help of Spanish doctor Eufemiano Fuentes who ran a large-scale doping network. "Yes, I had access to treatment from Fuentes," the 1997 winner of the Tour de France told the Focus weekly in its ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Focused Froome targets multiple Tour victories

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... the cancer survivor with a childhood chip on his shoulder who tarnished the Tour with his serial doping, lies and bullying - which all caught up with him when he was stripped of his seven wins last ...




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