File photo of then US Postal team rider Armstrong of the U.S. waiting for the start of the 89th Tour de France cycling race in Luxembourg

 
File photo of then US Postal team rider Armstrong of the U.S. waiting for the start of the 89th Tour de France cycling race in Luxembourg
Then US Postal team rider Lance Armstrong of the U.S. waits in front of the pack of riders for the start of the 192.5km first stage of the 89th Tour de France cycling race in Luxembourg in this July 7, 2002 file photo. Armstrong has been stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life after the International Cycling Union (UCI) said on October 22, 2012 it had ratified the United States Anti-Doping Agency's (USADA) sanctions. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/Files