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Andy Schleck takes Tour de France lead

Andy Schleck takes Tour de France lead

HUEZ, France, July 22 (UPI) -- Pierre Rolland claimed the final mountain stage of the 2011 Tour de France Friday and Andy Schleck took the overall lead with two stages left to be run.

Evans takes Tour's Stage 4

MUR-DE-BRETAGNE, France, July 5 (UPI) -- Cadel Evans outpushed defending champion Alberto Contador in the final yards Tuesday and claimed Stage 4 of the 2011 Tour de France.

Contador wins in 2nd race after doping ban

MURICA, Spain, March 6 (UPI) -- Tour de France champion Alberto Contador Sunday logged a victory in his second race back after being cleared of a positive doping test.
Contador cleared of doping allegation

Contador cleared of doping allegation

MADRID, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Spanish cycling officials reversed themselves Tuesday and cleared three-time Tour de France champion Alberto Contador of a doping allegation.
Tour champ Contador banned for doping

Tour champ Contador banned for doping

MADRID, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Reigning Tour de France Champion Alberto Contador confirmed Wednesday he has been banned from the sport for a year after a positive drug test.
Tour de France champion Contador suspended

Tour de France champion Contador suspended

AIGLE, Switzerland, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Tour de France champion Alberto Contador said Thursday a banned substance he tested positive for came from contaminated food.
Tour champion suspended for positive test

Tour champion suspended for positive test

AIGLE, Switzerland, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- The governing body of cycling suspended three-time Tour de France champion Alberto Contador Wednesday following the revelation of a failed drug test.
Contador joins Saxo cycling team

Contador joins Saxo cycling team

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Alberto Contador, who has won three of the last four Tour de France competitions, said he is joining the Saxo Bank cycling team.
Contador may leave Astana Cycle team

Contador may leave Astana Cycle team

MADRID, July 28 (UPI) -- Alberto Contador, who has ridden to the last two Tour de France championships as a member of the Astana Cycling Team, may be leaving Astana.

Contador defends Tour de France crown

PARIS, July 25 (UPI) -- Defending champion Alberto Contador claimed his third Tour de France title in four years Sunday with a ceremonial ride along the Champs-Elysees in Paris.

Contador moves into Tour de France lead

BAGNERES-DE-LUCHON, France, July 19 (UPI) -- Defending Tour de France champion Alberto Contador grabbed the overall lead Monday in a stage won by Thomas Voeckler.

Riblon wins stage, Schleck maintains lead

AX 3 DOMAINES, France, July 18 (UPI) -- Christophe Riblon of France emerged with a victory Sunday in Stage 14 of the 2010 Tour de France and Luxembourg's Andy Schleck held onto the overall lead.
Vinokourov takes Stage 13; Schleck leads

Vinokourov takes Stage 13; Schleck leads

REVEL, France, July 17 (UPI) -- Alexandre Vinokourov notched an impressive victory Saturday in Stage 13 of the 2010 Tour de France, pulling away from the pack en route to Revel, France.

Schleck takes Stage 8, Armstrong tumbles

MORZINE-AVORIAZ, France, July 11 (UPI) -- Luxembourg's Andy Schleck won Sunday's 2010 Tour de France Stage 8, pushing him into second place behind Australia's Cadel Evans in the overall standings.
Cancellara takes Tour de France prologue

Cancellara takes Tour de France prologue

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, July 3 (UPI) -- Fabian Cancellara of Switzerland won the prologue for the 2010 Tour de France in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Saturday, with Lance Armstrong finishing fourth.
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Alberto Contador of Spain puts on the yellow jersey after winning the Tour de France in Paris on July 26, 2009. Contador won his second consecutive Tour de France title. (UPI Photo/ David Silpa)
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