Contador's Giro stop a bit unsettling
Three years ago, defending Tour de France champion Alberto Contador roused himself from a beach vacation to respond to Giro d'Italia organizers' last-minute invitation to his Astana team and wound up winning the 2008 race.
He framed the victory as public vindication for Astana's exclusion from the upcoming Tour that summer -- punishment for past doping scandals that didn't involve him -- and went on to capture the Vuelta d'Espana that fall.
Contador carried his Grand ...
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