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The world famous cyclist Lance Armstrong who won the Tour de France cycling event 7 times was interviewed by Oprah Winfrey, an American talk show host, on January 15, 2013. In this public confession, Armstrong finally admitted to having taken performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career in order to maintain his title.