Contador to aim for three Grand Tours in 2011*

Andy Schleck, Alberto Contador, Denis Menchov, Tour de France 2010, stage 20

Alberto Contador explained that his Tour de France doping defence is thorough and that hopes for a quick decision. He wants to return next year to win all three Grand Tours.

"I have high hopes," Contador told France's L'Equipe newspaper. "The dossier is complete and with the commission, nothing has been left to chance and it relies heavily on scientific data."

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.