15 Biggest Doping Scandals In Cycling History

With this being the heart of the cycling season—we’re in between the Giro d’Italia and the Tour France—and with everyone’s favorite one-testicled bracelet salesman (Lance Armstrong) making headlines in sports pages again, I thought this would be the perfect time to do a list of cycling’s biggest doping scandals. But here’s the thing. It turns out that doing a list of the sport’s biggest doping scandals is like doing a list of Coldplay songs with terrible lyrics: there are so many, it’s almost impossible to choose.

Nevertheless, I managed to slog through the endless list of doping cases in cycling and come up with what I’m pretty sure are the most notable examples.

Tags: cycling, doping, floyd landis, giro d'italia, Lance Armstrong, tour de france,