Lance Armstrong's fall from grace

Associated Press
FILE - In a Sept. 30, 2000 file photo, U.S. cyclist Lance Armstrong waves after receiving the bronze medal in the men's individual time trials at the 2000 Summer Olympics cycling road course in Sydney, Australia. The IOC formally opened an investigation Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, that could result in Lance Armstrong being stripped of his Olympic bronze medal for doping. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan, File)

View gallery

22 photos

Lance Armstrong fell from grace the way Hemingway described bankruptcy: gradually, and then suddenly. Accused for years of being involved in a wide-ranging doping scandal, Armstrong was stripped of most of his honors, including his seven Tour de France titles. In January 2013, he finally came clean about his doping usage in an interview with Oprah Winfrey.
Jay Busbee

View Comments (0)