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Lance Armstrong Endorses Beto O’Rourke in Texas Senate Race

Disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong, threw his support behind Texas Democratic Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke on Saturday. Becoming yet another, in a long line of athletes who have thrown support behind the Democrat congressman.

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British Doctor Alleges He Doped 150 Athletes

The British government has ordered an inquiry into the way the country’s anti-doping agency handled allegations that a British doctor prescribed banned performance-enhancing drugs to leading sports people. The Sunday Times reported that Dr Mark Bonar prescribed banned drugs to

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Adidas Ending IAAF Sponsorship Over Doping Allegations

For 11 years Adidas sportswear has been one of the biggest supporters of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). But that relationship has just come to an abrupt end, a direct result, it is said, of the IAAF’s developing doping and corruption scandal.

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Russia Faces Athletics Ban After Widespread Doping Offences

GENEVA (Reuters) – An international anti-doping commission recommended on Monday that the Russian Athletics Federation be banned from the sport over widespread doping offences – a move that could see the powerhouse Russian team miss next year’s Rio Olympics. The

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Pope Francis Tells Athletes: Say No to ‘Doping’

In a meeting Friday with a large group of representatives of the Italian Tennis Federation, Pope Francis interjected strong words against doping in his otherwise positive message.

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Lance Armstrong: I’d Dope Again

Lance Armstrong defended his doping in the 1990s by asserting that many bicyclists adopted the practice, and he would do it again if given the chance.