July 8, 2013 8:00 PM
Lance Armstrong clearly has a need for speed. The disgraced athlete has announced that he is returning to cycling just six months after admitting during an interview with Oprah Winfrey to using performance-enhancing drugs. The BBC's Wimbledon tennis coverage anchorman John Inverdale has apologized after making remarks about the championship's female champion Marion Bartoli. Inverdale, hosting the BBC's coverage ahead of the male final, told BBC 5 Live listeners he had written to the player apologizing for "any offense caused" after describing her as "not a looker" before her win in Saturday's womens' final. State-controlled airline Aeroflot joined Manchester United's growing-list-of-global sponsors,the first Russian-company-to partner with-the-English-soccer-champions.Aeroflot is a sponsor of the Sochi 2014 Olympics and replaces Turkish Airlines-as-United's partner in a five-year-deal-unveiled at the club's Old Trafford stadium.