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Lance Armstrong could be forced to testify under oath about his doping after a US insurance firm filed a lawsuit demanding the disgraced US cyclist return $12 million in bonus money payments. 

US rider Lance Armstrong rides during the 21st stage of the 92nd Tour de France between Corbeil-Essonnes and the Champs-Elysees in Paris on July 24, 2005. Armstrong could be forced to testify under oath about his doping after a US insurance firm filed a lawsuit demanding the disgraced US cyclist return $12 million in bonus money payments.

Texas-based SCA Promotions paid the now admitted dope cheat bonus money for his Tour de France triumphs after insuring his victories and wants him to repay it because he was stripped of his record seven Tour titles last year.

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