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Chris Froome wins his 2nd Tour de France title

Arms over each other's shoulders, linked together in a long line of happiness, Tour de France winner Chris Froome and his teammates pedaled slowly over the finish line, soaking up the applause Sunday on the Champs-Elysees.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-26/chris-froome-wins-hi
Defending champ loses more ground at Tour de France

MUR DE BRETAGNE, France - Vincenzo Nibali is making a patchy start to the defense of his Tour de France title, and if Saturday's eighth stage is anything to go by it might not get much better in the mountains.Nibali lost another 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-11/defending-champ-lose
Overtime

...to take the yellow jersey from American rider Tejay van Garderen.Froome won the race in 2013 on his way to the Tour de France title, and with the showcase race starting in less than three weeks this victory sends a strong message to his rivals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-14/overtime
UCI chief: Doping still endemic in cycling

...leadership to investigate doping that shredded cycling's credibility and led to Armstrong being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles in 2012.While the yearlong probe turned up no major revelations, and found no proof that payments Armstrong made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-09/uci-chief-doping-still-endemic-cy
Lance Armstrong loses $10 million in arbitration ruling

...since-dissolved team management company, about $12 million in bonuses during Armstrong's career, when he won seven Tour de France titles. Those victories were stripped after Armstrong and his U.S. Postal Service teams were found to have used banned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-16/lance-armstrong-lose
Alex Rodriguez left out something in his apology - the truth

...difficulty Lance Armstrong has with them. He went on with Oprah to confess that he cheated to win all seven of his Tour de France titles in an appearance that was widely panned as staged and bereft of contrition."I will spend the rest of my life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-19/alex-rodriguez-left-out-
overtime

...champion Bradley Wiggins is not in its team "carefully constructed" to help Chris Froome successfully defend his Tour de France title.Sky boss Dave Brailsford said the selection "inevitably led to some very tough decisions," and Wiggins is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-27/overtime
Boston Marathon bombing voted Associated Press sports story of the year

...the No. 2 sports story last year. In 2012, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency stripped him of his record seven Tour de France titles, releasing mounds of evidence that he used PEDs to win them. In January, after years of defiant denials, Armstrong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-12-27/boston-marathon-bomb
Lance Armstrong returns his Olympic bronze medal from 2000 Games

...Armstrong also has been stripped of the seven Tour de France titles he won from 1999-2005.The IOC previously stripped...won his medal two months after winning his second Tour de France title. His U.S. Postal Service teammate, Vyacheslav...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-09-12/lance-armstrong-returns-
Bradley Wiggins, Britain on cusp of first Tour de France title

...France - For Bradley Wiggins, the champagne on the Champs-Elysees is about to flow.He all but locked up the Tour de France title with a dominant performance to win the final time trial ? putting him on the cusp of becoming the first Briton to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-07-21/bradley-wiggins-brit