I did not pay anyone to keep my drug use a secret, Lance Armstrong writes in testimony

Last updated on: Saturday, 12 April 2014 11:13

After years of denials, Armstrong first admitted doping during his career in an interview with Oprah Winfrey in January 2013.

Lance Armstrong facing lawsuit for lying under oath about doping

Last updated on: Friday, 28 February 2014 17:54

SCA Promotions filed one of several lawsuits against Lance Armstrong after he admitted to doping. He has been stripped of all seven victories and received a lifetime ban from the sport.

International cycling body sets up three-member panel to investigate doping past

Last updated on: Wednesday, 08 January 2014 21:49

The probe is expected to center on the UCI's handling of doping in the late 1990s and early 2000s, especially its links with Lance Armstrong. Much could hinge on whether Armstrong and former UCI presidents Hein Verbrugggen and Pat McQuaid agree to testify.

Tour de India 2013 gets recognised by world cycling body

Last updated on: Saturday, 30 November 2013 20:12

The races are scheduled to take place on December 15, 17 and 22 in Mumbai, Jaipur and Delhi, respectively. The event will have six Indian teams - India 'A', 'B', Railways, Services and two cycling clubs.

Lance Armstrong settles $3 million insurance lawsuit

Last updated on: Thursday, 21 November 2013 10:06

Nebraska-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. Acceptance attorney Mark Kincaid and Armstrong attorney Tim Herman declined to disclose details of the settlement, but both said the case was resolved to the mutual satisfaction of the parties.

Lance Armstrong alleges doping cover-up by International Cycling Union president

Last updated on: Tuesday, 19 November 2013 08:49

The disgraced seven-time Tour de France winner claims ICU president Hein Verbruggen instigated a cover-up of his doping at the 1999 race.

Lance Armstrong pleads for fair treatment in doping probe

Last updated on: Monday, 11 November 2013 20:26

After years of denials, cancer-survivor Lance Armstrong - who has been stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles won between 1999-to-2005 - finally admitted in January he'd used performance-enhancing drugs in an interview with US television personality Oprah Winfrey.

Legless cyclist rides for asylum seekers

Last updated on: Sunday, 10 November 2013 01:23

Thirty-five-year-old Carlos Gutierrez has endured rain, rough roads, flat tires and blisters on his stumps over the past 13 days as he rode from El Paso to Central Texas using his prosthetic legs.

Indian cyclists win one gold, three silver on opening day of Asian meet

Last updated on: Saturday, 05 October 2013 18:41

Teen sensation from Andaman and Nicobar, Deborah, bagged the gold medal in the Time Trial event while Manorama Devi bagged silver medals in Scratch and Point races and Dilawar Singh from Haryana added the third silver in Point race for India.

Lance Armstrong's medal back with IOC

Last updated on: Wednesday, 02 October 2013 20:25

The legendary-turned-notorious cyclist, who has admitted he cheated his way to a record seven Tour de France victories, has been banned for life from the sport.