Lance Armstrong: Little chance of having lifetime ban reduced, says WADA

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Lance Armstrong appears to have no chance of having his lifetime doping ban reduced. World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) president, John Fahey said yesterday at a conference in Johannesburg that it would take a miracle to see his suspension re-examined.

"I see it as done and dusted," Fahey told the AFP news agency. "It would take something close to a miracle to see it go forward in his case."

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.