Andy Schleck says that he's matured and ready to beat Contador

Andy Schleck leads, Liege-Bastogne-Liege 2011

Andy Schleck believes that after two years of finishing second at the Tour de France that he's finally ready to win. He'll lead Leopard-Trek's charge over the next three weeks, primarily against his former team and its leader, Alberto Contador.

"The years before, I went to the Tour not being the 'leader,'" explained Schleck in a pre-race press conference today. "Last year, I was still a little bit of a young guy, the white jersey was not my goal but it was a back up."

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