No reason to doubt Froome - Contador
Alberto Contador for one believes that it is wrong to question Chris Froome, who seems a certainty to win the 100th edition of the Tour de France. Avignon, France – If Chris Froome is fed up of having his credibility questioned again following his stunning win on Mont Ventoux, he can take some comfort from the words of his biggest rival on Monday. Alberto Contador saw his Tour de France chances suffer another crushing blow when he ceded 1min 40sec to Froome on Sunday's 15th stage to fall 4min 25sec behind the British rider in the overall standings.
Contador knows only too well about doping controversies having served a two-year ban after testing positive for clenbuterol on the 2010 Tour de France. He insists his focus is on recovering for one last assault on Froome, even if he admits that he cannot realistically compete with the Team Sky man at the moment.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Star