Tag Archives: Lance Armstrong


Lance Armstrong argues chats to Off The Ball’s anchorman Ger Gilroy, on Denis FM Newstalk tonight from 7pm.


Listen here.


Retired rugby legend and career-long Brian O’Driscoll wingman Gordon Darcy, throwing some shade Paul Kimmage’s way in light of Dan Carter’s supposed sanctioned steroid use at Racing Metro.


tweetFollowing the settlement between Lance Armstrong and the Sunday Times, the paper’s chief sports writer David Walsh and deputy sports editor at the time Alan English, now editor of the Limerick Leader tweetz:

Lance Armstrong Payback For Sunday Times ‘Libel’ That Wasn’t (Robert W. Wood, Forbes)

Paul Kimmage

A gripping promo for Rough Rider, the story of Irish journalist and former pro cyclist Paul Kimmage’s efforts to expose Lance Armstrong. And how it nearly destroyed him.

The Film Board funded documentary by Wildfire Films will be completed in November.

Denis in Dublin writes::

I realise that not everyone may share my OCD or level of interest in the Lance Armstrong story, but just for the heck of it I’ve typed out the full transcript of his appearance on Oprah last week and tossed in a few live tweets to colour things up. Maybe some of your readers would be interested…?

He typed out the full transcript.

One way to get your arms strong.



Full Transcript: Lance Armstrong On Oprah (TheArmchairSpectator)



In the second part of his interview with Oprah Winfrey, broadcast last night in America. Lance Armstrong is asked about Irish journalist David Walsh, of The Sunday Times, who has pursued the cyclist over doping since his first Tour de France win in 1999.

Lance Armstrong ‘Sick’ And Tearful In Second Oprah Winfrey Interview (Guardian)

Previously: “I View This Situation As One Big Lie That I Repeated A Lot Of Times.”


The first part of Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Lance Armstrong. Armstrong admitted doping while insisting “I didn’t invent the culture, but I didn’t try to stop the culture.”




David Walsh, of Sunday Times, one of the first journalists to expose Armstrong, responds to the cyclist’s confession on Channel 4.

David Guiney writes:

Was reading articles on the whole Lance and Oprah thing tonight and decided to look at David Walsh’s open letter to Oprah on the Chicago Tribune. That’s when I spotted this doozy. Google are doing a stand up job.