Contador tips Froome for Giro-Tour double in 2018

2017-11-28 22:45

Alberto Contador believes former rival Chris Froome is ready to win a maiden Giro d'Italia title next season as well as another Tour de France.

Giro d'Italia unveils challenging Israel start

2017-09-18 16:35

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso helped unveil plans for a challenging start to the 2018 Giro d'Italia in Israel.

Froome takes decisive Vuelta lead

2017-09-09 22:00

Chris Froome virtually secured overall victory in the Vuelta a Espana by extending his lead over Vincenzo Nibali as Alberto Contador won the 20th stage.

Froome targets historic double on Contador's farewell

2017-08-18 08:30

Four-time TDF winner Chris Froome begins his quest to make more cycling history by ending a long and arduous wait to win the Vuelta a Espana.

Enjoyment on Contador's mind as Tour bid over

2017-07-14 22:21

Two-time former winner Alberto Contador said he was just trying to enjoy the Tour de France now after sparking in the thrilling 13th stage.

Contador expecting Froome show of force

2017-07-04 22:27

Two-time former Tour de France winner Alberto Contador believes reigning champion Chris Froome will make a move on the fifth stage's mountain summit finish.

Contador gunning for last Tour with Trek

2017-01-13 21:58

Veteran climber Alberto Contador says he and his new Trek-Segafredo team will arrive fresh and primed for the 2017 Tour de France.

Contador concedes Vuelta defeat

2016-08-30 19:16

Three time former champion Alberto Contador has given up on winning this year's Tour of Spain.

Injured Contador likely to miss Olympics

2016-07-12 15:29

Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador says he is almost certain to miss the Rio Olympics after the injuries that ended his shot at the Tour de France.

Contador seeking strength after losing more time

2016-07-07 11:26

Two-time winner Alberto Contador said he was still trying to recover from his injuries after losing in the fifth stage of the Tour de France.


Contador retirement 'end of era' says Froome

2017-10-29 15:36

Alberto Contador's final race marks the "end of an era" for cycling, Tour de France champion Chris Froome believes.

Giro d'Italia 2018 to start in Israel

2017-09-14 12:20

The Giro d'Italia will start next year's race in Israel, marking the first time any leg of the sport's Grand Tours will take place outside of Europe.

Tour convinced Contador it was time to quit

2017-08-18 20:19

Alberto Contador said he knew the time had come to retire during last month's Tour de France, where he was unable to keep up.

Contador to retire after Vuelta

2017-08-07 11:40

Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador will bring an illustrious career to an end next month after racing in the Vuelta a Espana on home soil.

Quintana and Contador give up on overall hopes

2017-07-13 20:27

Nairo Quintana and Alberto Contador gave up on their respective Tour de France chances after losing more time in the Pyrenees.

Contador headlines Trek team for Tour de France

2017-06-24 16:29

Alberto Contador will have two powerful climbers alongside him as he targets a third Tour de France title.

Contador to join Trek-Segafredo in 2017

2016-09-15 17:43

Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador will join US cycling team Trek-Segafredo next year.

Contador wins Tour of Burgos title

2016-08-06 19:44

Alberto Contador secured the Tour of Burgos title after a second-place finish on the fifth and final stage in the mountains in northern Spain.

TDF poorer for Contador absence - Froome

2016-07-11 14:11

Chris Froome said the Tour de France will suffer form the absence of Alberto Contador, although admitted it would make his own life easier.

Evergreen Contador keen to race on

2016-07-02 09:17

Alberto Contador believes the stage is set for him to finally add to his two Tour de France victories.

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