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Sep 13, 2017
Russian cyclists sue WADA, investigator Richard McLaren over exclusion from Rio Olympics 2016The cyclists - Kirill Sveshnikov, Dmitry Strakhov and Dmitry Sokolov - do not appear in the McLaren report, which said that 26 positive doping tests by Russian cyclists had been covered up.
Nov 21, 2013
Lance Armstrong settles insurance lawsuit for $3 mnNebraska-based Acceptance Insurance sued Armstrong in Texas earlier this year after he admitted he doped during a career in which he won the Tour de France seven times.
Nov 14, 2013
Armstrong's promise to come clean is a little late: USADA ChiefLance Armstrong's promise to come clean about doping is "a little late", the head of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said on Thursday, accusing the disgraced cyclist of trying to use events to "gain advantage".
Jan 23, 2013
Former UCI president defends warnings to 'doping' ridersVerbruggen, who headed the UCI during Armstrong's domination of the Tour de France, said the federation's policy was part of a "two-pronged attack" on doping at a time when it had an "impressive" record of catching drug cheats.
Jan 18, 2013
Lies and more lies: Lance Armstrong’s drug-fueled rise and fallArmstrong has reportedly confessed to his sins in an interview with Oprah Winfrey that will be televised on Thursday evening USA time. In the light of that confession, <em>Firstpost</em> has put together a timeline of Armstrong’s drug-fueled rise and fall.
Oct 24, 2012
Cycling union and US anti-doping agency spar following Armstrong banA day after Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life, the war of words between the International Cycling Union (UCI) and the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) escalated.
Oct 23, 2012
Armstrong's former teammate Kjaergaard admits to dopingNorwegian cyclist Steffen Kjaergaard, who competed with the disgraced Lance Armstrong on the US Postal Service team in the Tour de France in 2000 and 2001, admitted to doping on Tuesday.
Oct 23, 2012
UCI has to examine its own past, says WADA chiefThe head of the World Anti-Doping Agency says cycling's world body will not regain credibility until officials who presided over the drug-tainted Lance Armstrong era are removed from the sport.
Oct 23, 2012
UCI boss McQuaid has no place in cycling: Tyler HamiltonTyler Hamilton, whose testimony helped bring down Lance Armstrong, blasted International Cycling Union (UCI) President Pat McQuaid on Tuesday, saying the Irishman has "no place" in the sport.
Sep 28, 2012
Cycling union slams USADA for delay in Armstrong caseThe US Anti-Doping Agency, in response, accused the UCI of "attempting to undermine and question the substance of our case."