PORTO VECCHIO, Corsica - Lance Armstrong made himself the uninvited guest at the Tour de France on Friday, coming back to haunt the 100th edition of the race and infuriating riders both past and present by talking at length in a newspaper interview about doping in the sport.
Mark Cavendish, front, and his Omega Pharma-Quick Step teammate Sylvain Chavanel, relax on the island of Corsica before the 100th Tour de France begins.
Chris Froome, drafting his Team Sky riders in practice, is one of the favorites among the 198-rider, 22-team field.
PORTO VECCHIO, Corsica - Soccer's World Cup. Football's Vince Lombardi Trophy. Hockey's Stanley Cup.
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 former cyclist’s doping scandal.
To the world-weary, Lance Armstrong's confession to Oprah was just one more in a series.
CHICAGO — Lance Armstrong finally cracked.
Lance Armstrong said viewers can judge for themselves how candid he was in his interview with Oprah Winfrey.
Tom Danielson pitched his idea.
AUSTIN, Texas — Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France, a person familiar with the situation says.
AUSTIN, Texas - Lance Armstrong resisted turning over records sought by U.S Postal Service investigators, then tried to keep the inquiry under seal and out of the public eye, according to recently released court documents.
LONDON - IOC President Jacques Rogge defended the international cycling union's anti-doping efforts Wednesday and said it would be wrong to kick the sport out of the Olympics in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal.
GENEVA - Seven lines of blanks. From 1999 to 2005. There will be no Tour de France winner in the record book for those years.
AUSTIN, Texas - Lance Armstrong stepped down as chairman of his Livestrong cancer-fighting charity while Nike and Anheuser-Busch each said they were cutting ties with him as fallout from the doping scandal that has swirled around the famed cyclist escalated Wednesday.
Lance Armstrong, right, rides with fellow countryman George Hincapie, who was one of 26 to testify against Armstrong in the doping case.
Lance Armstrong said he wanted to see the names of his accusers. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency gave him 26, including 11 ex-teammates.
ASPEN, Colo. - Lance Armstrong was feeling just fine even after being beaten by a lanky teenager in a grueling 36-mile mountain bike race.
Sabino quarterback Gaven DeFilippo's appeal for a fifth year of eligibility was denied by the Arizona Interscholastic Association on Monday.
Frank Schleck, who finished third in last year's Tour de France, was pulled from the race Tuesday after testing positive for the banned diuretic Xipamide.