Contador to ride Giro d'Italia, Tour de France remains uncertain

Giro 2008 Alberto Contador rest day 2

Less than 24 hours after he was formally notified that he is cleared to race after testing positive for clenbuterol at the 2010 Tour de France, Alberto Contador (Saxo Bank) has said he will contest the Giro d'Italia this summer.

Contador's only participation in the Giro was in 2008, the year he won it en route to becoming Spain's first ever rider to do the 'Grand Slam' and take all three Grand Tours.

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