Bookies still back Quintana over Contador despite Tour de France time loss

Nairo Quintana is second favourite, behind Chris Froome, to win the Tour de France, despite finding himself over a minute down on Alberto Contador already

Nairo Quintana training for the 2015 Tour de San Luis

(Image credit: Watson)

He may be over 90 seconds behind Chris Froome after two stages of the Tour de France, but the bookmakers are not willing to write Nairo Quintana off just yet.

The Colombian was held up by a crash in the peloton on the hectic stage two, which saw him stuck in the second group on the road, over a minute behind the group containing Froome and Alberto Contador.

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