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Latest Sports Current Affairs 2019 for National and International sports and tournaments, awards, trophies and cups related to cricket, football, tennis and other sports for UPSC, SSC, States, Civil services and other competitive examinations.

UCI strips Lance Armstrong of titles

  International Cycling Union (UCI), the governing body of cycling, stripped Lance Armstrong of his imageseven Tour de France titles and banned him for life. The decision came following a report from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) that has accused him of leading a massive doping programme on his teams.

The move will allow Tour de France organizers to officially remove Armstrong’s name from the record books, wiping off his consecutive victories from 1999 to 2005.

Persons in News: Anaka Alankamony

imageIndian Squash player Ms Anaka Alankamony clinched Ipswich Open women’s title after defeating top seed Kylie Lindsay of New Zealand.

With which sports is Ms Anaka Alankamony associated ?

  • Squash