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# usada - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Pat McQuaid and world cycling body braced for Armstrong revelations

The UCI will elect a new president in eight months’ time with the Irishman seeking a third spell in charge.

Lance Armstrong case: IOC strips shamed former rider of Olympic medal

The American won bronze at the Sydney Olympics in 2000.

It wasn't me: here's some of Lance Armstrong's doping denials through the years

“You are not worth the chair that you’re sitting on,” Armstrong told Irish journalist Paul Kimmage.

‘I might not watch’ — sprint king Mark Cavendish unmoved on Armstrong mea culpa

The British rider didn’t exactly come out strong.

# usada - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Lance Armstrong: Watch the interview and decide for yourself

“I left it all on the table with her and when it airs the people can decide.”

Lance Armstrong interview: Here's the 16-second teaser for the Oprah sit-down

They’re making the most of this one.

# usada - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

'Liestrong': here's the front page of today's New York Post

They’re not pulling any punches.

UCI urges Armstrong to testify

“If these reports are true, we would strongly urge Lance Armstrong to testify to the Independent Commission,” the governing body said in an email today.

# usada - Monday 14 January, 2013

Here's what the world's media have been saying about Lance Armstong in the lead up to his Oprah interview Read All About It This post contains videos

Here's what the world's media have been saying about Lance Armstong in the lead up to his Oprah interview

The Guardian, AFP and others have all had their say.

Lance Armstrong ready as Oprah comes to town

The shamed rider seemed ‘unfazed by the attention and the international news crews that made stops at his home’ yesterday.

Lance Armstrong must 'reveal everything,' says Cookson

The British Cycling president added that “we don’t want him back in cycling”.

# usada - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Armstrong will answer 'honestly' during Oprah talk

The disgraced cyclist made the claim in a text message to the Associated Press.

# usada - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Lance Armstrong 'plans to admit doping' in Oprah interview

The shamed former peloton leader will tape an interview with Oprah Winfrey on Monday in Austin.

# usada - Friday 11 January, 2013

Lance Armstrong case: Swiss lab rejects USADA claims it helped rider cheat

Travis Tygart says Armstrong was tipped off on a test for EPO in 2002.

# usada - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

'No question off-limits' when Oprah, Armstrong meet

It will be Armstrong’s first interview since he was stripped of his Tour de France titles.

VIDEO: Lance Armstrong tried to 'donate' to USADA, says anti-doping chief Lance Armstrong This post contains videos

VIDEO: Lance Armstrong tried to 'donate' to USADA, says anti-doping chief

‘It was a clear conflict of interest’ says Travis Tygart, the man who helped take down the former Tour legend.

Snapshot: Lance 'Pinocchio' Armstrong insists he's never been to France

A beret-wearing Armstrong doesn’t give an inch on the American talk show.

Didi Hamann pitches the Lance Armstrong interview EVERYONE wants to see... Lance/Oprah

Didi Hamann pitches the Lance Armstrong interview EVERYONE wants to see...

Somebody get on the phone to Eamon Dunphy immediately.

Lance on Oprah: The best 7 reactions to the news of the 'no-holds barred' interview

It’s fair to say we’re pretty cynical about this PR opportunity.

Lance Armstrong to address doping in Oprah interview

Former Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong is to appear on a TV special with Oprah Winfrey next week.

# usada - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Confess? Armstrong may not have much to gain

Betsy Andreu has dismissed a potential confession from Armstrong as self-serving and too late.

# usada - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Lance Armstrong case: No appeal for former Tour de France legend TDF

Lance Armstrong case: No appeal for former Tour de France legend

The Court of Arbitration for Sport says the American has missed the deadline to fight the stripping of his seven Tour titles.

# usada - Friday 21 December, 2012

Re-cycle: Armstrong leaves peloton picking up the pieces after traumatic year

Back on the road, Bradley Wiggins took his place on the sport’s throne. Literally.

# usada - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Doctor: 'I never saw Lance Armstrong dope'

Michele Ferrari has said he did not see the cyclist take drugs.

# usada - Friday 14 December, 2012

By 'eck! Tour de France to start in Yorkshire in 2014 TDF

By 'eck! Tour de France to start in Yorkshire in 2014

The Grand Départ will be hosted in the north of England in a couple of years’ time, organisers have revealed.

# usada - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Embattled cycling chief McQuaid turns on 'arrogant' LeMond

The UCI president is resisting calls from the Tour de France champion, and others, to resign.

Cycling: Wiggins could target Tour defence after all TDF

Cycling: Wiggins could target Tour defence after all

The Tour champion previously hinted he’d concentrate on other events next summer.

# usada - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Doping scandal: Thorpe 'happy' at Armstrong's downfall

The former Olympic swimmer paid tribute to the US Anti-Doping Agency for their role in exposing the cyclist.

# usada - Monday 3 December, 2012

LeMond ready to challenge for UCI top job

He is a figurehead of Change Cycling Now, which calls for a more robust drive to root out drug cheats from the sport.

# usada - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Doping 'much bigger' than just Armstrong, says Hamilton

“I’m sympathetic towards Lance Armstrong, it’s not easy,” the former Postal rider said.

# usada - Monday 19 November, 2012

Mark Cavendish says he's 'okay' after training session collision

Cavendish’s accident happened less than two weeks after Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins were knocked off their bikes in Britain.

# usada - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Lance Armstrong case: Cancer charity drops shamed rider's name

The news comes days after the former cycling hero formally cut ties with Livestrong.

# usada - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

UCI optimistic it can win drug war UCI

UCI optimistic it can win drug war

Chief medical officer Dr Mario Zorzoli has backed the anti-doping advancements cycling has adopted.

# usada - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

WADA calls for wider effort to tackle sports doping

‘WADA isn’t in a position to tackle this type of sophisticated cheating,’ the organisation says of its resources.

# usada - Monday 12 November, 2012

Lance Armstrong case: shamed rider formally cuts ties with Livestrong

The organisation says Armstrong stepped down from the board to spare Livestrong any negative effects resulting from the controversy surrounding his cycling career.

# usada - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Has anybody seen Lance Armstrong lately?

Oh, there he is.

# usada - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Lance Armstrong case: Former US Postal rider has chance to tell all

David George admitted doping after a recent positive test.

# usada - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

UCI chief Pat McQuaid asks CAS president to help choose inquiry team

The inquiry is seen as a key to restoring the UCI’s damaged credibility following the Lance Armstrong affair.