Alberto Contador crashes on a bad day for Tinkoff-Saxo at Volta a Catalunya

Tour de France contender Alberto Contador crashes in finale of stage six of Volta a Catalunya

Alberto Contador during Stage 5 of the 2015 Tour of Catalonia

(Image credit: Watson)

Alberto Contador came away from stage six of the Volta a Catalunya on Saturday bruised and battered, as his Tinkoff-Saxo team suffered a bad day in Spain.

Contador was caught up in a crash in the final three kilometres of the stage, sustaining injuries on his left thigh, leg, knee, arm and hand.

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