Lance Armstrong returns Olympic bronze medal

Ullrich, Ekimov and Armstrong, 2000 Olympic Games TT

Admitted drug cheat, Lance Armstrong returned bronze medal that he won at 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney. He announced yesterday on Twitter that he gave the medal to the United States Olympic Committee and posted a photo of it.

He wrote: "The 2000 Bronze is back in possession of @usolympics and will be in Switzerland ASAP to @Olympics."

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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.