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  1. Astana promises CAS appeal as battle with UCI heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Velonews

    ... the 2007 season. Now-banned sport director Johan Bruyneel took over the team in 2008, and banned-for-life Lance Armstrong raced in an Astana jersey during his 2009 comeback season. Following the doping scandals last season, coupled with the team's ...

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  2. Library Continues to Feel Effects of Flood While Working to Rebuild CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Statecollege.com

    ... make sure it purchases the most up-to-date and interesting biographies possible. "If we had a biography of Lance Armstrong written five years ago, things have since come to light and that biography wouldn't be something we'd want to carry," Paul ...

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  3. Metcalfe's Musings - It's all Madness, isn't it?Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Herald

    ... another condition - we all know the travails of former international biking hero and now disgraced villain Lance Armstrong, who fell victim to this disease and then beat it - that maybe doesn't get the press and coverage it needs because of ...

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  4. The Last Word: Justin Gatlin knows the price of everything, the value of nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Independent

    ... by fellow athletes and conspicuously lacks humility, although Travis Tygart, who led the investigation into Lance Armstrong, stresses he has the right to redemption. Gatlin's agent characterises his former coach Trevor Graham as "over- zealous", a ...

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  5. REVIEW: After Cosby controversy, Hannibal Buress shows at Sands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Morning Call

    ... memories of watching amazing sports. "If you're against steroids, you're against family," he said. " Lance Armstrong became a millionaire riding a bike. He's a magician in my eyes." But some of his best material was dissecting the absurdities of ...

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  6. Our peddling pub-goer gets in the saddle for a bite at a reborn Oxford pubRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Oxford Mail

    ... would the new-look Bicycle measure up? Would it fly like Olympian Chris Froome, or flounder in disgrace like Lance Armstrong? Well, the answer, unfortunately, was closer to the latter. It may be a lovely boozer, but my visit was a comedy of errors. ...

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  7. Criterium International: Call It a Minor Classic?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Podium Cafe

    ... the US on NBC Sports, home of Phil and Paul, and whose website features a main story on... you guessed it... Lance Armstrong. Still, while its reputation gathers cobwebs in the States, the race itself is doing fine down by the sea, thank you very ...

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  8. Charlie's Inside CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... the east too! It is common knowledge that cycling leaders LET doping flourish and broke their own rules so Lance Armstrong could become a superstar that cycling sorely needed. West Virginia's basketball coach Bob Huggins recruits a certain kind of ...

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  9. So who said that?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... the east too! It is common knowledge that cycling leaders LET doping flourish and broke their own rules so Lance Armstrong could become a superstar that cycling sorely needed. West Virginia's basketball coach Bob Huggins recruits a certain kind of ...

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  10. Ortiz isn't forgiving ShankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Universal Hub

    ... smiled at him and asked for his address. ... For years and years I knew people who would passionately defend Lance Armstrong. They'd email articles about how he was being persecuted in the French press, how he was so drug tested as to make it ...

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  11. Scott Mercier: The 'anti-Lance Armstrong' is still cycling's outsiderRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | WICU12 Erie

    ... has done things differently can also teach people there is a different way, even if he's not as well known." Lance Armstrong was recently asked by BBC Sport why he could not have followed the same path as Mercier and replied: "There was no field ...

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  12. The 'anti-Lance Armstrong' is still cycling's outsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CNN

    Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong had denied numerous doping accusations, but in 2012 the International Cycling Union banned him from competition thanks to evidence of career-long drug use. Scott Mercier, pictured on the left, was a cyclist who refused to dope.

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  13. Wada boss laments Armstrong 'ambush'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | BBC News

    Lance Armstrong should avoid "ambushing" this year's Tour de France by taking part in a charity ride, says Wada director general David Howman. Former footballer Geoff Thomas has asked Armstrong to take part in a ride one day before the Tour despite the American's lifetime ban for doping.

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  14. Armstrong hasn't done enough, says WADA director generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cycling News

    David Howman, the director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency , has said that Lance Armstrong has not done enough have his lifetime ban reduced. Speaking during a WADA symposium in Lausanne, Howman said that they are not currently considering reducing the American's ban.

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  15. Livestrong charity announces new CEO for post-Armstrong eraRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KRGV

    Cancer-fighting charity Livestrong has named a new CEO as the foundation continues to dig out from the performance-enhancing drug use scandal of founder Lance Armstrong. Chandini Portteus joins Austin-based Livestrong after nearly 10 years at the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the world's largest breast cancer foundation.

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  16. Gloves Off: Roy Jones Jr. tells Josh Samman about playing air hockey with young Dana WhiteRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BloodyElbow

    ... with them, and I'm not gonna make that kinda money without them, I'd be crazy not to." Think about the money Lance Armstrong made, or some of the money some of these other guys made. Guys will mess themselves up, or mess their lives up, just to make ...

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  17. RDA's astonishing performance: the subject that MMA fans don't want to touchRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MMA Mania

    ... consider the millions of sports fans who were blind to the illusion of America's favorite Wheatie box hero, Lance Armstrong - winner of 7 consecutive Tour de France titles from 1999 to 2005. Yes, Lance Armstrong; the handsome, clean-cut, ...

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  18. Former Canadian Olympian's bike firm to make Tour de France debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... saw a shift in production largely to Asia. In North America, however, the retirement of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has made Tour de France style racing "invisible" to the general public, said Fred Clements of the National Bicycle Dealers ...

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  19. Treat rugby league drug users like outlaw bikie gang: police union officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Age

    ... "I for one am hoping for a fall from grace for all those involved: a fall that rivals or exceeds that of Lance Armstrong, whose drug cheating has lost him more than just reputation." Police have pushed for the laws to stay as they are and late last ...

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  20. RDA's Astonishing Performance: the subject that fans don't want to touchRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BloodyElbow

    ... consider the millions of sports fans who were blind to the illusion of America's favorite Wheatie box hero, Lance Armstrong - winner of 7 consecutive Tour de France titles from 1999 to 2005. Yes, Lance Armstrong; the handsome, clean-cut, ...

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