Lance Armstrong

Did Armstrong’s doctor cover up his doping? US federal government chasing details in court

Lawyers acting for the federal government have explained the reasons why they are seeking Lance Armstrong’s medical records, stating that it is crucial to understand if the doctor treating the rider for his cancer may have helped conceal his doping. Last week it emerged that the government had subpoenaed the Indiana University School of Medicine, […]

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Bart de Clerq wins stage 5 of the Tour of Poland; Matti Breschel wins Tour of Denmark queen stage; Eric Young wins stage 4 of the Tour of Utah; Vladimir Isaychev claims stage 3 of the Vuelta a Burgos; Robert Power and Alex Edmondson cut […]

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Andreu: Uncovering the truth about the hospital room is crucial

Reacting to the news that the US government has subpoenaed the Indiana University School of Medicine, seeking to compel it to provide records of Lance Armstrong’s treatments, Betsy Andreu has said that determining the truth about the Texan’s alleged hospital room admission is of fundamental importance. “It is the crux of everything,” Andreu, a former […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Maciej Bodnar takes breakaway victory on stage 4 of the Tour of Poland; Logan Owen claims stage 3 of the Tour of Utah; Edvald Boasson Hagen leads MTN-Qhubeka 1-2 on stage 2 of the Tour of Denmark; Astana wins Vuelta a Burgos stage 2 TTT; […]

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Armstrong Qui Tam case: subpoena seeks to determine truth about alleged hospital confession

For Betsy Andreu, the wife of former US Postal Service rider Frankie Andreu, the biggest issue left in her long-standing dispute with Lance Armstrong is the question of whether or not he admitted doping to doctors treating him in 1996 for testicular cancer. Both Andreus stated under oath years ago that the Texan had told […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s Daily News Digest: Plaza fends off Sagan to take stage 16; Lepistö wins stage 4 of Thüringen Rundfahrt; Geraint Thomas loses time in spectacular crash; “If God wants, I win.” Consistency continues but Sagan still hunting stage victory; “Mayuko Hagiwara has the potential to win the Giro Rosa”; BMC back van Garderen as […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Greipel takes another sprint victory; Lisa Brennaur leads Thüringen Rundfahrt; Mattia Gavazzi wins final stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake, Radoslav Rogina wins overall; Robert Power wins Giro Ciclistico della Valle d’Aosta; Froome faults media after urine thrown at him; Laurent Jalabert confronted by Matt […]

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A cost-benefit analysis of Lance Armstrong’s career

Lance Armstrong is in the news again during the Tour de France. He has tweeted about the speculation around current Tour leader Chris Froome, and has been riding along some of the 2015 Tour de France stage routes on a charity ride. Let me say from the outset that I abhor doping in cycling. My […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Rodriguez solos to victory; Mattia Gavazi wins at Qinghai Lake; Robert Power continues in yellow; Basso could return to peloton before end of the season; Vinokourov tells Nibali to leave Astana; Froome blasts French critics; Zak Dempster abandons Tour de France; Lance Armstrong starts Tour […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Majka solos to victory on stage 11; Gavazzi wins stage 10 at Qinghai Lake; Robert Power still in yellow; Michael Matthews Q&A; Reda returns positive test for EPO; Richie Porte punched by spectator; Basso recovering after testicle removal surgery; Sagan – We have just one […]

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