Peter Sagan blushed, giggled and eventually brushed off comparisons to Lance Armstrong on Sunday after becoming the youngest rider to win a Tour de France stage since the Texan nearly a generation ago.
George Hincapie says he's bothered by allegations made in May by former teammate Floyd Landis that he too was involved in doping. Landis had leveled the same accusation at Lance Armstrong, which the Texan has denied.
He's run them ragged for six straight years and injected American star power into the Tour de France. Many rivals of Lance Armstrong, cowed by his unparalleled success, are eagerly waiting for his flame to burn out.
As Lance Armstrong draws closer to the Champs-Elysees and a record sixth straight Tour de France title, cycling and its fans should brace themselves. It might just be Armstrong's final lap in the, The New York Times reported in Friday's editions.