Swiss Lab Refutes USADA Armstrong Claim

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LAUSANNE, Jan 11, 2013 (AFP) - A Swiss laboratory on Friday denied that it helped Lance Armstrong cheat after claims from the US Anti-Doping Agency that it gave the shamed cyclist information about how to beat drug tests. "Did I give the keys to get around EPO (erythropoietin) tests? The answer is clear: no," Martial Saugy, head of the anti-doping laboratory in the Swiss city of … [Read more...]

Armstrong’s Attorneys Seek Apology From CBS

LOS ANGELES, June 1, 2011 (AFP) - Lance Armstrong's lawyers asked for an apology from US television network CBS on Wednesday for a report looking into doping allegations against the seven-time Tour de France champion. Attorney Elliot Peters denigrated last month's story on "60 Minutes", which centered on an interview with former Armstrong teammate Tyler Hamilton, in a letter to CBS News … [Read more...]

Swiss Lab Will Cooperate In Armstrong Doping Probe

WASHINGTON, May 27, 2011 - Swiss drug-testing laboratory director Martial Saugy has agreed to cooperate with a US federal investigation into Lance Armstrong and doping in cycling, the Washington Post reported Friday. The newspaper said Saugy met with US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief executive Travis T. Tygart last July in Moscow, according to a letter sent to Saugy from USADA on … [Read more...]