Posts tagged "Cycling doping"

Last Chance for Lance Armstrong: Confront Accusers or Confess

Last Chance for Lance Armstrong: Confront Accusers or Confess
Lance Armstrong still has time to prove that he is a champion. On December 6, 2012, the UCI sent the disgraced cyclist formal notification that he had 21 days to appeal the governing body’s action invalidating his racing wins dating back to July 1998.  This is a cycling fan’s open letter to the former 7-time... Read more »

Alberto Contador Is Not a Doper; He is Something More

Alberto Contador Is Not a Doper; He is Something More
Updated with more specific ruling details. Three-time Tour de France Champion Alberto Contador has been found guilty of using a banned substance during the TDF in 2010.  He has been suspended from racing for two years (from the date of the failed test) and stripped of his wins in the 2010 Tour de France and... Read more »