Alberto Contador

Alberto Contador Velasco (Spaingie pronunciation: [alˈβerto kontaˈðor βeˈlasko]; born 6 December 1982) is a Spaingie umwhile perfaisional cyclist, ane o seiven riders tae hae wan aw three Grand Tours o road cyclin.

Alberto Contador
2015 Tour de France team presentation, Alberto Contador.jpg
Contador at the 2015 Tour de France
Personal information
Full nameAlberto Contador Velasco
NicknameEl Pistolero
Born (1982-12-06) 6 December 1982 (age 37)
Pinto, Madrid, Spain
Hicht1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)[1]
Wecht62 kg (137 lb; 9.8 st)[1]
Team information
Current teamReteert
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider teepAw-roonder
Climbin Specialist
Perfaisional team(s)
2003–2006ONCE-Eroski
2007Discovery Channel
2008–2010Astana
2011–2016Saxo Bank-SunGard
2017Trek–Segafredo
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
General classification (2007, 2009)
Young rider classification (2007)
3 individual stages
Giro d'Italia
General classification (2008)
Vuelta a España
General classification (2008, 2012)
Combination classification (2008)
3 individual stages

Stage races

Paris–Nice (2007, 2010)
Tirreno–Adriatico (2014)
Tour o the Basque Kintra (2008, 2009, 2014)
Vuelta a Castilla y León (2007, 2008, 2010)
Volta ao Algarve (2009, 2010)

Single-day races an Classics

Naitional Time Trial Championships (2009)
Milano–Torino (2012)

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Alberto Contador". [[Team Saxo-Tinkoff|Team Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank]]. Riis Cycling. Retrieved 5 Januar 2014.