JAN ULLRICH

  • Former cyclist Jan Ullrich admits to Fuentes treatment June 22, 2013

    Berlin: Disgraced former Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich has admitted that he underwent blood doping procedures under the guidance of a Spanish doctor at the heart of a major drugs scandal. The 39yearold German, who was banned for two years in 2012 for a doping offence, had previously confessed...
  • Lance Armstrong's success pushed Jan Ullrich to resume doping October 12, 2012

    Paris: Lance Armstrong's success pushed Jan Ullrich to resume doping at the start of the last decade to give the German any chance of competing against his American rival, the 1997 Tour de France winner's mentor said on Friday. Under Rudy Pevenage's guidance, Ullrich won the race 15 years ago but...
  • ExTour de France champ Ullrich retires February 27, 2007

    New Delhi: Former Tour de France champion Jan Ullrich ended his cycling career on Monday, still defending himself against doping suspicions. Ullrich won the Tour in 1997 and was runnerup five times. His retirement comes eight months after he was implicated in a Spanish doping scandal. He has now decided to stay...