Contador takes Basque Country for second year running

Alberto Contador Paris Nice prologue 2009

Alberto Contador continued racking up the victories on Saturday with a classy win in the Tour of the Basque Country, his second straight victory in the race in as many years.

The Astana rider had no problems whatsoever in the final time trial, which he won by 22 seconds over Spain?s Tony Colom (Katusha) and 45 seconds on Basque rider and Olympic gold medallist Samuel Sanchez (Euskaltel-Euskadi).

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