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Company Wants Lance Armstrong to Return $12M in Prize Money

Company Wants Lance Armstrong to Return $12M in Prize Money

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — As if Lance Armstrong didn’t have enough to worry about, now he’s being sued by a prize-insurance company for fraud. Texas-based SCA Promotions Inc. hit the former cyclist with a lawsuit alleging that he and hi…

Emotional Lance Armstrong Comes Clean with Oprah

Emotional Lance Armstrong Comes Clean with Oprah

George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The truth is officially out about cyclist Lance Armstrong.  In an interview with Oprah Winfrey that aired Thursday, the 41-year-old Armstrong admitted to using performance-enhancing …

IOC Strips Lance Armstrong of Olympic medal

IOC Strips Lance Armstrong of Olympic medal

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(LONDON) — The IOC has stripped Lance Armstrong of his bronze medal at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, ABC News has confirmed.
The news comes after Armstrong admitted to Oprah Winfrey that he took performance enhancing drugs …

Armstrong Stripped of Tour De France Victories, Banned from Sport

Armstrong Stripped of Tour De France Victories, Banned from Sport

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(GENEVA) — The International Cycling Union (UCI) sided with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) on Monday, stripping Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and banning him from the sport for life.Announcing the d…

Lance Armstrong’s Teammates Claim He Doped

Lance Armstrong’s Teammates Claim He Doped

Gail Oskin/Getty Images(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) — Eleven of Lance Armstrong’s former teammates who helped cycling’s greatest champion clinch seven victories at the Tour de France, say they also helped Armstrong use performance enhancing substances, a…

Lance Armstrong Banned From Running Chicago Marathon

Lance Armstrong Banned From Running Chicago Marathon

Gary Miller/FilmMagic(CHICAGO) — Lance Armstrong has been banned from running the Chicago Marathon, according to his foundation.
Spokeswoman Katherine McLane announced on Friday that Armstrong will not be allowed to participate in the race, which is s…

Former Cyclist Tyler Hamilton Comes Clean in New Book

Former Cyclist Tyler Hamilton Comes Clean in New Book

Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Former cyclist, Tyler Hamilton has a new book out called The Secret Race, Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-Ups and Winning at All Costs. In the book, Hamilton recalls …

Lance Armstrong: I Won the Tour de France Seven Times

Lance Armstrong: I Won the Tour de France Seven Times

Gail Oskin/Getty Images(MONTREAL) — Even after having his seven Tour de France titles stripped last week by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, Lance Armstrong will not let that affect the way he represents himself.
“My name is Lance Armstrong. I am a cancer…

2012 Olympics: Day 16 Recap

2012 Olympics: Day 16 Recap

Bill Clark/Getty Images(LONDON) — Track And Field Marathon – Gold: Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda; Silver: Abel Kirui of Kenya; Bronze: Wilson Kopsang Kiprotich of Kenya;Volleyball Men’s – Gold: Russia; Silver: Brazil; Bronze: Italy;Cyc…

Lance Armstrong Slapped with Fresh Doping Charges

Lance Armstrong Slapped with Fresh Doping Charges

Morne de Klerk/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former cyclist Lance Armstrong has been banned from competing in triathlons and could be stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency brought formal doping charges against him,…

Lance Armstrong Faces Doping Charges From USADA

Lance Armstrong Faces Doping Charges From USADA

Gail Oskin/Getty Images(AUSTIN, Texas) — The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency intends to file doping charges against former cyclist Lance Armstrong, which could result in him being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles.The USADA sent a letter to the 40-y…

Stray Dog Runs With Cyclists Across China

Stray Dog Runs With Cyclists Across China

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A stray dog completed a 1,100-mile trek across China, climbing 12 mountains in nearly 25 days.  All it took to get the dog to complete the mission was giving it a bone.The tenacious pup, nicknamed “Xiaosa,…

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