Cyclist Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey that he used performance-enhancing drugs to gain an edge in cycling in a lengthy interview Monday, a person familiar with the interview told USA TODAY Sports.
The person requested anonymity because the interview details are supposed to remain confidential until its airing Thursday night.
Armstrong had said he was prepared to "speak candidly" during the interview, which was held in Armstrong's hometown of Austin, Texas.
Winfrey did not share details of the interview, but the iconic talk show host went on Twitter to say the interview lasted more than two and a half hours and Armstrong "came READY!"
Winfrey will appear on CBS This Morning on Tuesday to promote the Armstrong interview, which airs at 9 p.m.EDT Thursday on the Oprah Winfrey Network.
(by pio dal cin) Il ciclista Lance Armstrong ha confessato a Oprah Winfrey di aver usato droghe al fine di migliorare le sue prestazioni. Oprah non ha voluto rivelare i dettagli dell'intervista che è durata due ore e mezza. L'intervista sarà messa in onda su CBS this morning Martedi' alle 9 (ora di New York) alle 14 in Italia e potrà essere vista integralmente nello show Giovedì, sempre alle 9 (ora di New York)