CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

Sports

WADA: Lance Armstrong Needs To Confess Under Oath

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

454116976 WADA: Lance Armstrong Needs To Confess Under OathKe$sha's Scandalous Pre-VMA Selfie

454181828 WADA: Lance Armstrong Needs To Confess Under OathBilly Crystal's Robin Williams Tribute

 alt=iPhone 6 Pics Leaked!

453947324 WADA: Lance Armstrong Needs To Confess Under OathIce Bucket Challenge Fail

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

cowb thumb WADA: Lance Armstrong Needs To Confess Under OathCowboys Cheerleaders

MONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency says Lance Armstrong must confess under oath to seek a reduction in his lifetime ban from sports for doping during seven Tour de France victories.

WADA says it “read with interest media reports suggesting a television ‘confession’ made by Lance Armstrong” to talk show host Oprah Winfrey on Monday.

Armstrong reportedly hopes to return to competition in recognized triathlon events.

However, WADA says “only when Mr. Armstrong makes a full confession under oath — and tells the anti-doping authorities all he knows about doping activities — can any legal and proper process for him to seek any reopening or reconsideration of his lifetime ban commence.”

The agency says athletes must pass on details of performance-enhancing drug use “to the relevant anti-doping authorities.”

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out: