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  1. Flush the FashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    Andy Samberg's 2015 mockumentary 7 Days in Hell was all about tennis and ridiculous wigs; his latest sports-doc send-up, Tour de Pharmacy , is all about cycling and ridiculous wigs, so at least he's consistent. Set in 1982, "a dark and fictitious time in cycling history," the film chronicles a doping scandal within a Tour de France-ish cycling competition, getting weird with game array of guest stars: Orlando Bloom, Freddie Highmore, Jeff Goldblum, Danny Glover, Julia Ormond, Dolph Lundgren, James Marsden, Kevin Bacon, Will Forte, Maya Rudolph, Mike Tyson, J.J. Abrams and, of course, Lance Armstrong.

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  2. The Tour de France: the lowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... finish came from Robert Millar, who finished 4th in 1984 and also took the King of the Mountains jersey. Lance Armstrong, of the USA, won the race seven consecutive years between 1999 and 2005 but had his wins voided for long-term doping offences. A ...

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  3. Ned Boulting on how the Tour de France is perfect material for a one-man show at the FringeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... time, eight seconds into an interview on his second Tour de France, when Boulting first got 'the glare' from Lance Armstrong. "It was the most remarkable and chilling moment of my life," recalls Boulting. "I challenged him on his behaviour during a ...

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  4. We Need to Ditch All the Old Cliches About BicyclistsRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... bike at 12 mph hauling groceries had anything to do with the world's most recognizable and disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong. From where I sat, my bicycle has almost nothing to do with bicycles that cost more than my first car. Despite these ...

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  5. Tour de France GC analysis: Froome sounds ominous warning for rivals on opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... as usual after all. The Tour de France is never decided on the opening day with the possible exception of Lance Armstrong's since-revoked 2005 win but conceding so much ground has the feel of a very heavy defeat, particularly for Richie Porte, who ...

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  6. The Tour de France: the lowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... finish came from Robert Millar, who finished 4th in 1984 and also took the King of the Mountains jersey. Lance Armstrong, of the USA, won the race seven consecutive years between 1999 and 2005 but had his wins voided for long-term doping offences. A ...

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  7. Ullrich not dwelling on his past, 20 years after Tour de France victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Cycling News

    The absence of Jan Ullrich from the Grand Depart of the Tour de France in Dsseldorf has sparked huge debate, with Lance Armstrong one of many to highlight the hypocrisy of other former dopers working on the race or attending as VIP guests, while the only German winner of the Tour has not been invited. The 1997 Tour winner was not invited by race organiser ASO and will instead mark the 20th anniversary of his historic win by taking part in a charity race in Bocholt, according to his friend and former teammate Andreas Klden in an interview with the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper.

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  8. Chris Froome set for 3540km and drugs questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Hinault and Miguel Indurain, who each won the tour five times. No one these days recognises the seven wins Lance Armstrong has. "Each Tour is unique. It's a different battle in terms of getting that Yellow Jersey and then trying to hold on to it. ...

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  9. A Late Debut in the Tour de France: The Scars Tell WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... total that continues a trend. Last year, five Americans raced. In 2015, it was three. Not since 1996, before Lance Armstrong began his improbable run of success, has the number crept so close to zero. It's a dramatic turn for a sport that once ...

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  10. Shall I do a Russian dance? Mutko fury at ongoing doping allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... tests at Brazil 2014 or Euro 2016, Mutko took the floor to address the concern that infamous dopers such as Lance Armstrong and Marion Jones never actually failed tests. "During, before and after the games and competition we are taking blood ...

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  11. Cycling: Guess what, Lance the drugs didn t workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. When in 2012, cyclist Lance Armstrong finally confessed to the most "sophisticated, professionalised and successful" doping programme the world had ever seen, he ...

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  12. At Tour de France, doping is always part of the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... race seemed largely to have extricated itself from the swamp of widespread blood doping that characterized Lance Armstrong's era. The 12 riders banned or provisionally suspended by cycling's governing body, the UCI, in 2015 and 2016 for using ...

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  13. Latest failed test puts - bad shadow' on sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... race seemed largely to have extricated itself from the swamp of widespread blood doping that characterized Lance Armstrong's era. The 12 riders banned or provisionally suspended by cycling's governing body, the UCI, in 2015 and 2016 for using ...

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  14. A late debut in the Tour de France: Taylor Phinney's scars tell whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... total that continues a trend. Last year, five Americans raced. In 2015, it was three. Not since 1996, before Lance Armstrong began his improbable run of success, has the number crept so close to zero. It's a dramatic turn for a sport that once ...

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  15. AI will predict key moments at the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    ... is aiming to become the fifth rider to win three consecutive editions of the Tour de France (excluding Lance Armstrong's expunged results) and the first since Indurain between 1991-1995. "For sure there's going to be good battles on those stage ...

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  16. Armstrong's doping may have been for nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    The use of erythropoietin has no effect on athletic performance, acccording to a recent study , which then begs the question: Did Lance Armstrong dope for nothing? The study, published in The Lancet medical journal, divided 48 high-level cyclists into two groups. One group was given EPO, while the other group was given a placebo.

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  17. Blood doping: Were Armstrong and Russia wasting their time?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | New Scientist

    On Saturday, the greatest cycling race in the world, the Tour de France, starts in DA1 4sseldorf, ending 22 days and 3540 kilometres later on the Champs-A Between 1999 and 2005, the only winner of the Tour was US rider Lance Armstrong. However, in 2012 he received a lifetime ban for doping, for using among other things the blood-boosting agent erythropoietin .

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  18. Blood Doping Doesn't Work in Amateurs: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | News Max

    ... been banned since the 1990s, but is thought to be widely use among professional athletes. Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong admitted to taking it. The authors of the new study could not use professional cyclists in their trial, as this could have ...

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  19. Sports of The Times: A Late Debut in the Tour de France: The Scars Tell WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... total that continues a trend. Last year, five Americans raced. In 2015, it was three. Not since 1996, before Lance Armstrong began his improbable run of success, has the number crept so close to zero. It's a dramatic turn for a sport that once ...

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  20. Lance Armstrong ruined his life with a PED that might be uselessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | New York Post

    The disgraced cyclist was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after he finally admitted he had cheated throughout his career. Central to his sustained campaign of doping was the use of erythropoietin , which supposedly boost red blood cells able to carry oxygen around the body.

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