By Eddie Pells
The former chief of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says a representative of Lance Armstrong’s offered the agency a donation in the range of $200,000 to $250,000 in 2004 and the agency immediately rejected it.
The long wait will finally be over Monday when cycling’s governing body announces whether it will ratify Lance Armstrong’s lifetime ban and loss of seven Tour de France titles ordered by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
By John Leicester
On the hot road to this village in the deepest south of France, we passed the forbidding, barren mountain where Lance Armstrong, the cyclist, took a giant step toward becoming Lance Armstrong, the sporting myth.