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Doping

Lance Armstrong (Jamie Squire/Getty Images Sport)

A Hole In The Record Books As International Cycling Strips Armstrong’s Titles

Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life by cycling’s governing body Monday following a report from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that accused him of leading a massive doping program on his teams.

10/22/2012

State Athlete Banned From Competing In Britain For Two Years

The British anti-doping agency has agreed that Norwalk athlete did not intend to use a performance-enhancing substance when his doctor prescribed a medication, but it banned Sam Grammer for two years anyway.

02/02/2012

Diana Taurasi's Turkish Contract Voided for Doping

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Former UConn and current WNBA basketball star Diana Taurasi had her contract terminated by Turkish club Fenerbahce on Thursday after her “B” sample tested positive for doping. The Istanbul-based club made […]

01/06/2011

Auriemma Stands by Taurasi

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Geno Auriemma is standing by his former Connecticut star Diana Taurasi .Auriemma said Taurasi told him that she didn’t take the banned substance _ modafinil _ that she tested positive for […]

01/04/2011