McQuaid quiet on Contador case, but says Spain can do more

Pat McQuaid, Giro d'Italia press conference, May 25 2010

Cycling's president, Pat McQuaid today promised a swift and confidential investigation into the positive doping test of Tour de France winner Alberto Contador, but said that Spain can do more in its anti-doping fight.

"It is in the interest of everyone that a conclusion is made as soon as possible," said International Cycling Union (UCI) President McQuaid at a press conference during the World Championships.

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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.