All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘cycling’

Sheryl Crow Admits Knowledge of Armstrong’s Doping

In “Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, The Tour de France and The Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever,” a new book by Wall Street Journal reporters, Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O’Connell, set to release next Tuesday, Sheryl Crow admits that she knew what Lance was doing while he was doing it. Crow and Armstrong dated, and were even engaged, for a brief period of …

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Lance Armstrong Settles Lawsuit

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong reached a settlement with the British newspaper the Sunday Times to recover part of a libel settlement Armstrong won against the paper. The Sunday Times chief sports writer David Walsh and deputy editor Alan English co-authored a book called LA Confidential which exposed the ins and outs of the drug and doping strategies of cycling teams …

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Lance Armstrong Spotted in Los Angeles

Lance Armstrong may represent the largest shift of public perception surrounding an athlete since Pete Rose was caught betting on baseball. Armstrong maintained his steadfast rejection of doping rumors until the last possible second, making his lies seem all the greater. His world came crashing down last year as he was abandoned by sponsors and even by his own Liveotrong …

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Lance Armstrong Ruling: Stripped of Tour de France Titles

The International Cycling Union (UCI) today announced that it has completed its review of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s (USADA) decision regarding Lance Armstrong’s alleged doping. The UCI has decided not to appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, and will recognize the USADA’s sanctions against Armstrong, which include stripping the athlete of his seven Tour de France titles. The …

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Lance Armstrong’s Former Teammates To Testify Against Him

The Tour de France has been pretty clean for the last couple of years. Mostly since the whole doping thing got so out of hand that at one point the active yellow jersey holder and his entire team were kicked out of the epic 3 week race. This year, the old trend of breaking doping news happening either in the …

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Sagan Wins Tour De France’s Crash Marred 3rd Stage [Video]

Breaking sports news video. MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL highlights and more. The Tour De France is considered the race to end all races. It is 3 weeks long and on average travels approximately 2,000 miles over 21 days. Some days are better than others and some days are more dangerous than others. Most of the time the bad ones or …

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Tour De France 2012: Cavendish Wins Stage Two

Mark Cavendish won the second leg of the Tour de France, according to AP, which is mostly a flat race across Belgium. The 27 year old received little help from his team. Sky team are concentrating on helping Wiggins become England’s first Tour de France Winner. The overall standings didn’t change, and Fabian Cancellera keeps the leader’s yellow jersey going …

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Turn Your IPhone 4S into a GPS Bike Computer

Here is a cool new iPhone gadget for all you bikers out there. The Heart Rate Watch Company has released the iPhone 4S ultimate bike pack, turning your iPhone into a personal GPS bike computer. It gives you speed, distance, heart rate, and maps on a convenient bike mounted display. The device works with a blue tooth chest strap to …

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