(From L) Frenchmen Richard Virenque and Laurent Jalabert, Spaniard Miguel Indurain and US teammates Frankie Andreu and Lance Armstrong stand still while observing one minute of silence before the start of the 16th stage of the Tour de France between Tarbes and Pau on July 19, 1995, in memory of Motorola's Italian rider, Fabio Casartelli, who died the day before while riding down the Col de Portet d'Aspet. After the start of the race, the peloton rode quietly the whole day as the stage was neutralized all the way to Pau.
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In the aftermath of the US Anti-Doping Agency investigation into Lance Armstrong, it is clear that systemic doping remains a constant threat to professional sport, both from a fair play perspective and as a broader integrity issueMore quotes »
Spain investigates Armstrong doping ring
-- Spanish prosecutors have opened an investigation into individuals involved in the Lance Armstrong doping scandal.Spain's anti-doping agency said Friday that prosecutors in the eastern province of Alicante are examining the Spanish citizens mentioned in Read more »
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Armstrong. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) (WSCR) Well, you can’t make this up. Well known cheater Lance Armstrong took to Twitter Friday morning to criticize another cyclist for doping. Italian cyclist Danilo Di Luca was caught using EPO and was booted from CBS2 Chicago Read more »
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Investigation into UCI's knowledge of doping
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Cycling: Pat McQuaid backs probe into UCI
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