Lance Armstrong's fall from grace

Associated Press
FILE - In this July 24, 2002, file photo, Lance Armstrong walks out of the Tour de France's anti-doping control bus after the 16th stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Les Deux Alpes and La Plagne, French Alps. Armstrong said of the 2002 race, that cycling has suffered a "black eye" from doping scandals and he's not sure how it will affect interest. Sports Illustrated magazine named Armstrong Sportsman of the Year in 2002. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)

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Speaking to the French daily newspaper Le Monde, Armstrong indicated that during the time of his Tour de France championships, the early 2000s, winning was simply impossible without pharmaceutical help.
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