Lance Armstrong forced to give three more hours of testimony in whistleblower case

Former teammate Floyd Landis also given two hours to question Lance Armstrong in a pre-trial deposition

Lance Armstrong (Watson)

(Image credit: Watson)

A US judge has ordered that Lance Armstrong provide three more hours of testimony under oath as part of the whistleblower case against him.

Armstrong was questioned for seven hours on July 23 and his lawyers have seeked to block the additional order, saying their client has already answered 1,600 questions about doping in that session.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.