Alberto Contador had to make the decision to end the 2014 season before than expected because a new blow in the right knee (the same who was injured in the Tour de France) suffered yesterday during the Tour of Lombardy.
Alberto Contador, who arrived in Bormio today to take part in the RHxDue, a popular cycling climb to Gavia and Mortirolo, announced during the presentation of this event his intention to do the next Giro d’Italia
For the eighth time in his career, Alberto Contador underwent a massive reception in Pinto, where he went on Monday to share with his countrymen a new victory in a three-week tour, in this case his third Tour of Spain
Alberto Contador played down the seconds lost in today’s stage. “Clearly it is better not to lose time”, said the leader of Tonkoff-Saxo
Alberto Contador did today, on the second rest day of the Tour of Spain, a short training with his teammates of Tinkoff-Saxo, during which they recognized the last kilometers of tomorros’s stage, finishing in La Coruña
Alberto Contador, after get his first victory in the queen stage of the Tour of Spain, said it had been “a very good day for us
Alberto Contador saw today how winning in the Vuelta a former teammate, Dani Navarro, whom he congratulated just seeing him behind the podium
Alberto Contador acknowledged after today’s stage that in the race “we are very close. Was an odd climb, there hasn’t been a hard pace, it a climb of ramps, for people with lots of sparkle, and I’ve just been attentive to the attacks of others”
Alberto Contador held a press conference after making the recognition of tomorrow’s time trial, where expects to confirm his good feelings in these early stages.
Alberto Contador managed to distance some of the men from the general in the latter part of Valdelinares, but remained cautious about drawing conclusions and said he is not yet as he would like.