Tour de France
The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.
George Hincapie joined Ken and Steve to talk about his relationship with Lance Armstrong and trying to clean up cycling.
Coming clean. Lance Armstrong sits down in an exclusive one-on-one interview with Oprah and admits to doping during his time as one of the greatest cyclists of all times. His admission is drawing strong opinions from local bike shops.
Punishment for Lance Armstrong. He’s now stripped of his Tour de France titles. The doping scandal has the cycling community abuzz and former competitors angry.
Lance Armstrong says he’ll participate in a charity triathlon near Baltimore next month, about six weeks after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency stripped him of seven Tour de France titles for allegedly using performance-enhancing drugs.
National columnist for CBSSports.com, Gregg Doyel discusses his take on Lance Armstrong and why he gets a pass. He also talks about his contributions for those with cancer. Gregg throws his two cents in on the latest cancellation of UFC 151.