Contador welcomes disciplinary hearing into clenbuterol case

Alberto Contador, Tour de France 2010, stage 15

Alberto Contador has said he welcomes the news that the disciplinary hearing into his positive for clenbuterol has got underway at the Spanish Cycling Federation because it means that, however slowly, the case is no longer in legal limbo - as it has been for the last two months.

In a one-line statement that forms part of the press release, Contador said "I am happy that the case has reached the Federation because that means it is moving forward."

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