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News, The Snitch Levi Leipheimer, Bay Area Cyclist, Hit with Doping Allegation By Former Team Manager

Levi Leipheimer, Bay Area Cyclist, Hit with Doping Allegation By Former Team Manager

Cycling's reputation as a sport dirtier than dirt got a shot in the arm today with allegations by a former team manager that Bay Area cyclist Levi Leipheimer was doping during the 2005 Tour de France. Hans-Michael Holczer, the former…
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News, The Snitch Lance Armstrong Lawyers Up; Doper Teammate Tyler Hamilton May Spill to Feds

Lance Armstrong Lawyers Up; Doper Teammate Tyler Hamilton May Spill to Feds

The criminal investigation into the U.S. Postal Service-sponsored team of cycling champion Lance Armstrong took a vast leap forward today with reports that former teammate Tyler Hamilton has agreed to speak with federal investigators. Hamilton, an Olympic gold medalist whom doping…
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News, The Snitch Interpol, World Anti-Doping Agency Launch Investigations of Lance Armstrong

Interpol, World Anti-Doping Agency Launch Investigations of Lance Armstrong

At this point, who isn't investigating Lance Armstrong? The World Anti-Doping Agency has joined the Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Attorney's office to look into allegations that directors of Armstrong's former U.S. Postal Service Cycling Team conducted systematic,…
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News, The Snitch Wall Street Journal Planning Lance Armstrong Doping Bombshell

Wall Street Journal Planning Lance Armstrong Doping Bombshell

​The Wall Street Journal, which for a week has been rumored to be preparing a Game of Shadows-style story detailing doping allegations against seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong, announced in Friday's paper that it plans to release…
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News, The Snitch Hometown Papers Claim Local Hero Cyclist Levi Leipheimer Never Doped. Oh Really?

Hometown Papers Claim Local Hero Cyclist Levi Leipheimer Never Doped. Oh Really?

When disgraced 2006 Tour de France champion Floyd Landis last week confessed to doping and fingered other cyclists, the Santa Rosa Press Democrat was quick to jump to the defense of accused local hero Levi Leipheimer, the three-time Tour of…
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News, Matt Smith Floyd Landis doping scandal: The S.F. connection

Floyd Landis doping scandal: The S.F. connection

Some sports fans believe that doping scandals are a meaningless distraction from what is essentially mindless entertainment. Others believe doping is anticompetitive, corrupts the essence of sport, and sends an unhealthy message to children. The allegations made last week by…
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News, The Snitch Disgraced Cyclist Floyd Landis Says Lance Armstrong a Doper

Disgraced Cyclist Floyd Landis Says Lance Armstrong a Doper

Sigh of relief for race sponsor Amgen: Drugs Lance Armstrong accused of using made by competing company.The Amgen Tour of California bicycle race was rocked Thursday by accusations from 2006 winner Floyd Landis that he, and three prominent riders in…
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This Is Your Sport Off Drugs

Imagine that George Mitchell's conflict of interest-ridden whitewash-in-the-making of a baseball steroids investigation somehow turned into an aggressive, impartial probe. The Justice Department's token harassment of Barry Bonds, meanwhile, became a full-fledged, sport-wide doping inquiry. Baseball's feeble drug-testing policy grew…
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