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USADA to strip Lance Armstrong of 7 Tour titles

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said Thursday night it will strip Lance Armstrong of his unprecedented seven Tour de France titles after he declared he was finished fighting the drug charges that threaten his legacy as one of the greatest cyclists of all time.

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USADA also said it had 10 former Armstrong teammates ready to testify against him. Other than suggesting they include Landis and Tyler Hamilton, both of whom have admitted to doping offenses, the agency has refused Armstrong says USADA doesn't have the authority to vacate his Tour titles. However, Tygart told The Associated Press that USADA can do it. It will be interesting to see what the overall reaction to this " cannot assert control a pressional international sport and attempt my seven ur de France ," he said. "I know who won those seven urs, my teammates know who won those Tags: usada, strip, armstrong, tour, USADA to strip Armstrong of “ cannot assert control a pressional international sport and attempt my seven ur de France ,” he said. “I know who won those seven urs, my teammates know who won The may sanction and attempt his , but no one can take away what he's done for the 28 million people around the world living with cancer." retired in 2005

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