Lance Armstrong

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Marathon chicanery, handballs, Black Sox and more: sport cheating scandals | Hannah Jane Parkinson
As the chess furore between Carlsen and Niemann rolls on, we take a look at some enduring disputes in sport

Hannah Jane Parkinson

17, Oct, 2022 @7:00 AM

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In a new documentary, Lance Armstrong shows plenty of rage but little regret
ESPN’s new film on the cyclist is a compelling study in the corruption of the male athletic ego

Aaron Timms

21, May, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Nike: somehow the most cynical and naive company in the entire world of sport | Marina Hyde
How can any one firm wield so much influence, then claim to be little more than ingenues when agents of that influence are found to be cheats?

Marina Hyde

09, Oct, 2019 @10:47 AM

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Back in Pau: 20 years on from Lance Armstrong’s first Tour win | Jeremy Whittle
City that hosts Friday’s time trial has been on a doping ley line, a focal point for scandal, for almost two decades

Jeremy Whittle in Bagnères-de-Bigorre

18, Jul, 2019 @2:48 PM

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Lance Armstrong should keep his mouth shut if he is serious about redemption | Richard Williams
Sport often welcomes back a bad boy turned good but some offences lie so far beyond the pale a return is almost impossible despite protestations

Richard Williams

27, May, 2019 @6:00 PM

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Forget Tiger, Lance Armstrong may pull off biggest comeback of sport’s disgraced | Emma John
Six years after Lance Armstrong’s lifelong ban from cycling, he is very much back in the public eye. But it would certainly be easier to enjoy his rebranding if his contrition felt less self-absorbed

Emma John

26, Sep, 2018 @11:15 AM

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Lance Armstrong: David Millar is ‘last person’ who should lead cyclists’ union
David Millar’s candidacy for president of the professional riders’ union, the CPA, has been questioned by his former teammate Lance Armstrong

Jeremy Whittle

25, Sep, 2018 @3:31 PM

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It's time for the government to get off Lance Armstrong's back
As the federal government’s $100m lawsuit against the disgraced cyclist prepares to go to trial, it’s worth asking: what exactly is the point here?

Beau Dure

05, Oct, 2017 @12:00 PM

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Whatever your opinion on Lance Armstrong, liking his podcast is not a sin | Barry Glendenning
Forgiveness for Lance Armstrong is still a long way off but the disgraced cyclist’s Tour de France podcast is proving popular and he is well qualified to have an opinion on the race

Barry Glendenning

22, Jul, 2017 @8:30 AM

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Bicycle books: a tour of the best
The author of The Bicycle Book on the literature no self-respecting bike fan should be without

Bella Bathurst

21, Jul, 2017 @11:00 AM

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Trek Emonda S5 road bike review: will Lance Armstrong sign my friend’s jersey?
This carbon-framed cycle hired from Armstrong’s shop is more than a match for the hills around Austin, Texas. But can our writer find the man himself?

Helen Pidd

27, May, 2017 @10:00 AM

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The Guardian view on the Russian doping scandal: no place in Rio for cheats | Editorial
Editorial: The IOC faces a momentous decision. If Russia is not excluded the world will not be able to believe in what it sees in the arena at the Olympic Games next month

Editorial

19, Jul, 2016 @6:33 PM

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