Lance Armstrong praises CIRC anti-doping report

'I am grateful to CIRC for seeking the truth and allowing me to assist in that search' says Lance Armstrong of extensive report into doping in cycling

Credit: Yuzuru Sunada

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Cycling's most famous drug cheat, Lance Armstrong praised an investigative report released last night by the Cycling Independent Reform Commission (CIRC).

The report paints a bad picture of Armstrong and cycling’s governing body, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), which it says helped him break the rules.

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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.