One of the most high-profile whistleblowers on the international anti-doping front believes cycling's problems could linger for another decade or more and isn't sure sports will ever reach a point where clean competition is guaranteed. Frankie Andreu, who blew the whistle on teammate Lance Armstrong years before Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles, said cheating...
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Frankie Andreu hit back today after being the subject of allegations from Lance Armstrong during the US Federal Government False Claims Act case. Armstrong claimed in his deposition that Andreu used doping products for the majority of his career. The whistleblower case was originally brought forward by former US Postal rider Floyd Landis and could see Armstrong lose a substantial...
The transcript from a recent Lance Armstrong testimony became public Monday following the filing of court documents by the US Federal Government that revealed the former seven-time Tour de France winner claimed his former teammate Frankie Andreu "doped for the majority of his career". Contacted by USA TODAY for comment, Andreu said the 44-year-old's testimony was "completely false...
Betsy Andreu has offered an endorsement of The Program, the new film about Lance Armstrong, saying that lead actor Ben Foster “nailed it” and claiming that the film as a whole celebrates how “the truth won out”. Andreu, wife of Armstrong’s former US Postal teammate Frankie Andreu, has been particularly close to the whole Armstrong affair as it has played out. She was present...
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