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Team GB Handball athlete Chris McDermott has tweeted his response to the Lance Armstrong interview, saying the cyclist is "only sorry he got caught."
Speaking to Oprah Winfrey Lance Armstrong has said he does not believe it would be possible to win seven Tour de France titles without doping. When asked he said, "not in my opinion."
Commenting on the times that he has previously denied doping he said:
Team GB athletes have stayed up to watch the Oprah Winfrey interview with Lance Armstrong:
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has admitted to taking a variety of performance enhancing drugs during an interview with Oprah Winfrey on US television.
Lance Armstrong has been stripped of the bronze medal he won at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the International Olympic Committee has confirmed.
The announcement comes only hours before Armstrong is expected to publicly admit to cheating during an interview with Oprah Winfrey.
The International Olympic Committee has stripped Lance Armstrong of his 2000 Olympic bronze medal, according to Associated Press sources.
Olympic medallist Lizzie Armitstead has slammed disgraced Tour De France winner Lance Armstrong on Twitter. She took to the social media site to brand his actions 'unforgivable'. Armstong was stripped of his seven Tour De France titles last year after being plagued by allegations of doping.
The Otley olympian anticipated negativity from supporters of Armstrong on the notoriously rowdy website and added: "I am happy the truth has come out for the good of cycling. I am not naive, cycling is not 100% clean but which sport is?
I am a part of a new generation of cyclists who compete honestly and quite rightly feel upset and disappointed that it is suddenly an expectation of me to be a politician. Cycling is a beautiful sport which I love... and [I] believe in everyone's right to an opinion"
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Lance Armstrong cannot expect to be redeemed after his brief TV confession. Names must be named.
Tyler Hamilton, a former team-mate of Lance Armstrong who implicated him in the doping scandal, has told ITV News, "I'm proud of him".