Alberto Contador breaks Strava record on Vuelta a España climb Bola del Mundo

The Spanish ex-pro isn't taking his retirement easily

Alberto Contador attacks on the Angliru on stage 20 of the 2017 Vuelta a España (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Former Spanish grand tour star Alberto Contador isn't letting go of his competitive streak, as demonstrated by his attack on the Strava KOM record on the feared Bola del Mundo climb west of Madrid.

Contador, winner of all three grand tours, set a new Strava record over 3.29km, riding the distance in 15 minutes 01 seconds – one and a half minutes faster than the previous best time.

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