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This series compiled on June 14, 2012 shows seven file pictures clockwise from upper left taken in 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000 and 1999 of US cyclist Lance Armstrong  posing on the podium on the Champs-Elysees in Paris after winning the Tour de France cylcing race. The 2005 frame showing seven fingers (meaning seven victories) was made during the 92nd Tour de France.  American cyclist Lance Armstrong will be stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and slapped with a lifetime ban, a spokesman for the US Anti-Doping Agency told AFP on August 23, 2012.  The agency said Armstrong will be banned from cycling for life and lose the Tour de France titles he won from 1999-2005. The decision came after Armstrong decided to discontinue his fight against USADA's charges that he used performance-enhancing drugs.    AFP PHOTO / FILES/ JAVIER SORIANO / JOEL SAGET / FRANCK FIFE / PATRICK KOVARICK / MARTIN BUREAU        (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO,FRANCK FIFE,PATRICK KOVARIK,MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

WADA: Lance Armstrong Needs to Confess under Oath

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–01/15/2013

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig (L) and Major League Baseball Players Association Executive Director Michael Weiner speak at a news conference at the headquarters of Major League Baseball on November 22, 2011 in New York City. Selig and Weiner announced a new five year labor agreement between the MLB and the MLBPA. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

MLB to Expand Blood Testing for HGH

Players were subject to blood testing for HGH during spring training last year.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–01/10/2013

Detroit Lions v Chicago Bears

WR Has ‘heard’ of Viagra Use to Gain Edge on Field

CHICAGO (AP) — The idea that NFL players might use Viagra to gain an edge on the field left Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs practically in tears — from laughing. He wasn’t the only one. […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–11/29/2012

A man stretches while facing Tower Bridge adorned with the Olympic Rings at sunset in London on July 24, 2012, three days before the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games.  (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/GettyImages)

107 Athletes Banned from Olympics for Doping, Agency Says

LONDON (AP) — More than 100 athletes have been kept out of the London Olympics because of doping suspensions. World Anti-Doping Agency President John Fahey on Tuesday announced the results of a program designed to […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/24/2012

WADA: 1-In-10 Athletes May Be Doping

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency said new research findings expected this spring could suggest as many as 1 in 10 athletes who compete internationally may be doping. Accepted wisdom, drawn from annual […]

02/07/2012

WADA Urges Feds to Hand Over Armstrong Info

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday urged U.S. federal authorities to quickly hand over evidence collected in their lengthy probe into seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong and doping in […]

02/07/2012

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